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Stages of Evil: Occultism in Western Theater and Drama

Artist/Author: Robert Lima | Reference: P4229 | ISBN: 978-0813123622 | Type: Publication

In Stages of Evil, Robert Lima explores the sociohistorical implications of Christian and pagan representations of evil and the theatrical creativity that occultism has engendered. By examining examples of alchemy, astronomy, demonology, exorcism, fairies, vampires, witchcraft, hauntings, and voodoo in prominent plays, Stages of Evil explores American and European perceptions of occultism from medieval times to the modern age.