Corpus ID: 161012405

Magical revival : occultism and the culture of regeneration in Britain, c. 1880-1929

@inproceedings{Walters2007MagicalR,
  title={Magical revival : occultism and the culture of regeneration in Britain, c. 1880-1929},
  author={Jennifer R. Walters},
  year={2007}
}
This thesis is a cultural study of the Magical Revival that occurred in Britain, 18801929. Magical Revival denotes a period in the history of occultism, and the cultural history of Britain, during which an upsurge in interest in occult and magical ideas is marked by the emergence of newly-formed societies dedicated to the exploration of the occult, and into its bearing on life. Organisations discussed are the Theosophical Society, the Golden Dawn, and the less well known Astrum Argentum… Expand