By Filippo Carlà-Uhink,Irene Berti
Looking around the millennia, from the mistrust of historical magic and oriental cults, which threatened the new-born Christian faith, to the revival and edition of historical myths and faith within the arts centuries later, this booklet deals an unique research of the reception of old magic and the supernatural, throughout a large choice of alternative media – from comics to movie, from portray to opera. operating in quite a few fields around the globe, the authors of those essays deconstruct definite scholarly traditions via presenting unique interdisciplinary techniques and collaborations, exhibiting to what quantity the visible and acting arts of alternative classes interlink and form cultural and social identities.
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Ancient Magic and the Supernatural in the Modern Visual and Performing Arts (Bloomsbury Studies in Classical Reception) by Filippo Carlà-Uhink,Irene Berti