Dark Prisms: Occultism in Hispanic Drama

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University Press of Kentucky, 1995 - Literary Criticism - 193 pages
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Contents

Supernaturalism in Medieval Spanish Drama
3
Esoterica in the Golden Age Drama of Spain
15
The Demonic Pact and the Quest for Esoteric Knowledge
28
Devolution
47
Ancient Ways Occult Lore in the Plays of Ramon del ValleInclan
49
Toward the Dionysiac Pagan Elements and Rites in Federico Garcia Lorcas Yerma
69
The Devil in the Blood Genesis and Subversion of the Demonic Pact in Alejandro Casona
88
Illuminati Devils and Witches The Unholy Plays of Domingo Miras
95
The Orishas of Ife African Deities in Cuban and Brazilian Drama
115
Bibliography
135
Drama of the Occult A Bibliography of Spanish and Latin American Plays
137
Notes
164
Works Cited
177
Index
183
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