Subtitled The Unseen Forces that Drive Culture Forward, this book is a selection of essays and lectures about occultism and contemporary culture. Issued addressed include: the influence of Carl Gustav Jung, the innovations of Anton LaVey, the legacy of Aleister Crowley, and the world of post-punk Chaos Magic.

Abrahamsson explores the relationship between magic and art, and discusses the importance of intuition and creativity as the cornerstones of genuine individuation. This is a book which a good read, and which shows how the occult has shaped culture, how it can transform art, and how it interweaves with counterculture.  

Park Street Press, 2018. Paperback, 256 pages. New. 


Occulture - Carl Abrahamsson