Interesting, but on first blush I am somewhat
Why is this info coming out only now?
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Sent: Thursday, July 08, 2010 5:55
Subject: Re: The Occult in Modernist
Veiled Theory: The Transmutation of Anthropology in T.
S. Eliot's Critical Method
By Adam Trexler
(A Journal of Modern Critical Theory, Edinburgh University
Press), Volume 29, Number 3, November 2006,
"[T]he article argues that Eliot's early critical theory depended
on the paradigms of anthropology and occultism, developed during his
philosophical investigation of anthropology and Leibniz. From this
investigation, Eliot created an occult project that used spiritual
monads as facts to progress toward the Absolute. The article goes on to
argue that Eliot's methodology of reading was shaped by anthropology's
and occultism's paradigms of non-academic, non-specialist reading
societies that sought a super-historic position in human history through
And now critical ramifications of "the occult" !!!