Modernism and the Occult

  • John Bramble

Part of the Modernism and… book series (MAND)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. John Bramble
    Pages 1-27
  3. John Bramble
    Pages 28-54
  4. John Bramble
    Pages 107-133
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 145-178

About this book


This study of modernism's high imperial, occult-exotic affiliations presents many well-known figures from the period 1880-1960 in a new light. Modernism and the Occult traces the history of modernist engagement with 'irregular', heterodox and imported knowledge.


East/West syncretism the occult Modernism empire history

Authors and affiliations

  • John Bramble
    • 1
  1. 1.Corpus Christi CollegeOxfordUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-49973-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-46578-8
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