The defense of the dark arts, as used here is the use of literary archeology, to defend against those that would use religion as a weapon against others.
Robert Owen Scott biography [Born: December 17, 1952-]
Wizard is the pen name of Robert Owen Scott, Jr. 1978 was granted a Church charter August 16, 1978 from the Universal Life Church, for the The Church of Wicca and on June 4, 1992 was incorporated in the State of Washington. The Church of Wicca as corporaton was dissolved 10-01-98 The Church of Wicca,. remains group without state or federal status. as "The Golden Faeries - Sons and Daughter of the New Moon" also known as Wizard's tradition.
1986 Wizard was listed in WHO'S WHO Leaders & Legends of the witchcraft, and Pagan community. As one of the world's leading experts on the subject of Modern Witchcraft and the Neo-Pagan movement.