Occulture - Carl Abrahamsson
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.