Professor Porterfield / Olde testament reader & rootworker

Professor Charles Porterfield is a no-nonsense, old-school, Old Testament reader and rootworker, a founding member of the Association of Independent Readers and Rootworkers, and a member of the Missionary Independent Spiritual Church (MISC). He has been a presenter and the Master of Ceremonies at MISC's annual Hoodoo Heritage Festival, and his work has been published in The Black Folder: Personal Communications on the Mastery of Hoodoo. The co-author of Hoodoo Bible Magic: Sacred Secrets of Scriptural Sorcery, and author of A Deck of Spells: Hoodoo Playing Card Magic in Rootwork and Conjure and The Sporting Life: How to Help Yourself with Hoodoo from the Streets to the Sheets; the Professor writes, teaches, and lectures on hoodoo and conjure to help preserve and pass on the roots of the work. He is the host of the weekly radio show The Now You Know Show aired on the LMC Radio Network. Professor Porterfield is available via his website He lives in Denton, Texas, where it is his honour and privilege to offer consultative, prescriptional, and divinational work through hoodoo and conjure.