By Filippo Carlà-Uhink,Irene Berti
Looking around the millennia, from the mistrust of old magic and oriental cults, which threatened the new-born Christian faith, to the revival and version of historical myths and faith within the arts centuries later, this booklet bargains an unique research of the reception of historic 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 convinced scholarly traditions by way of offering unique interdisciplinary techniques and collaborations, displaying to what volume the visible and appearing arts of other sessions 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