Lovecraftian Proceedings No. 2

$20.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Edited by Dennis Quinn
  • ISBN 978-1-61498-190-9
  • August 2017
  • ~250 pp
  • Cover art by Pete Von Sholly

 

 

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

 

Introduction            

Dennis P. Quinn

 

Abbreviations

 

01. Dreams of Antiquity: Lovecraft and His Great Roman Dream of 1927

Byron Nakamura

 

02. The Poet’s Nightmare: The Nature of Things according to Lovecraft

Sean Moreland

 

03. Reordering the Universe: H. P. Lovecraft’s Subversion of the Biblical Divine

René J. Weise

 

04. Resisting Cthulhu:  Milton and Lovecraft’s Errand in the Wilderness

 Marcello Ricciardi

 

05. “The Discriminating Urban Landscapist:” Tradition and Innovation in the Architectural Writings of H. P. Lovecraft

Connor Pitetti

 

06. Tentacles in the Madhouse: The Role of the Asylum in the Fiction of H. P. Lovecraft

Troy Rondinone

 

07. Unspeakable Languages: Lovecraft Editions in Spanish

 Juan L. Pérez-de-Luque

 

08. Color out of Mind: Correlating the Cthulhu Mythos Universe to the Autism Disorder Spectrum

Lars G. Backstrom

 

09. Darwin and the Deep Ones: Anthropological Anxiety in "The Shadow over Innsmouth" and Other Stories

Jeffrey Shanks

 

10. The “Inside” of H. P. Lovecraft’s Supernatural Horror in the Visual Arts

 Nathaniel R. Wallace

 

11. H.P. Lovecraft’s Optimism

Matthew Beach

 

12. Insider, Outsider – From the Commonplace to the Uncanny in Lovecraft’s Narration and Descriptions

Daphnée Tasia Bourdages-Athanassiou

 

13. H. P. Lovecraft., Georges Bataille, and the Fascination of the Formless: One Crawling Chaos Seen Emerging from Opposite Shores

Christian Roy 

 

14. Ripples from Carcosa: H. P. Lovecraft, True Detective, and the Artist-Investigator

Heather Poirier

 

15. Lovecraft for the Little Ones: ParaNorman, Plushies, and More

Faye Ringel and Jenna Randall

 

Contributors

 

Appendix

Abstracts of papers presented at the Dr. Henry Armitage Memorial Scholarship Symposium,

NecronomiCon Providence 20-23 August, 2015

Chair: Dennis P. Quinn

 

Index