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Record: Jolo Serpent-Handlers, The


Title:

Jolo Serpent-Handlers, The

Video Call Number: Location:
949 Biddle Law Library

Production Company

Karen Kramer

Year: Running Time: Format:
1997 0:52 VHS

Summary:

An in-depth portrait of a snake cult in Jolo, W. Va. Depicts a snake hunt in the mountains, two serpent-handling services, and a prayer vigil for a victim of a snake bite. Includes discussions with church members who explain their reasons for handling serpents and the persecutions they have suffered.

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