New Gods

New Gods
Psyche and Symbol in Popular Art
Pub Date: 
1980
Publisher: 
University of Wisconsin Press
Hardcover
ISBN: 
0879721685

Harold Schecter looks at the impossible tales and images of popular art—the space odysseys and extraterrestrial civilizations, the caped crusaders and men of steel, and monsters from the ocean floor. He finds close connections between religious myth and popular entertainment.