Satanism: performing alterity and othering.
Syzygy: Journal of Alternative Religion and Culture, 11 pp. 53–68.
Discusses contemporary Satanism as a movement of elected and performaned alterity (or the attempt at it) rooted in Western esotericism and popular culture. Opposition to Satanism is usually opposition to different (perceived) movements and exemplifies "othering" of imagined opponents.
||Special Issue on Satanism, guest edited by Jesper A. Petersen
||Satanism; alterity; othering
||Arts > Religious Studies
||03 Jan 2008
||02 Dec 2010 20:05
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