Monthly Archives: June 2012

Plato's Ghost on Hermetic themes in Spiritualism

Spiritualism is as significant as Theosophy and New Thought as sources of ideas found in the Church of Light.  The role of Spiritualism in transmission of Hermetic themes is discussed in Cathy Gutierrez’s 2009 study from Oxford University Press, Plato’s Ghost.  The … Continue reading

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Genevieve Stebbins in Boston

Jody Marie Weber’s 2009 study, The Evolution of Aesthetic and Expressive Dance in Boston, was published by Cambria Press.  It offers a local Bostonian perspective of the work in which Stebbins was engaged when she married Norman Astley in 1893: It was MacKaye’s student, Genevieve … Continue reading

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