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List of essays, articles, introductions, afterwords and short stories by Marco Maculotti published in books, magazines and sites external to


📌  M. MACULOTTI, THE ANGEL OF THE ABYSS. Apollo, Avalon, the Polar Myth and the Apocalypse, Axis Mundi Edizioni, Milan-Soresina (CR) 2022 [ISBN: 9788894648614]

📌  M. MACULOTTI, CARCOSA UNVEILED. Notes for an esoteric reading of True Detective, Mimesis, Milan-Udine 2021 [ISBN 10: 8857572838; ISBN: 9788857572833]

📌  M. MACULOTTI & AL., AXIS MUNDI N.2 / Year II, "ESCHATON: end of year celebrations and the end of the cosmic cycle", Axis Mundi Edizioni, Milan-Soresina (CR), autumn 2022 [ISBN: 9788894648621]

  • Apollo, the Archangel Michael and the Harvest
  • The archaic substratum of the end of year celebrations: the traditional significance of the 12 days between Christmas and the Epiphany
  • Altiplano: the pangs of Pachamama and Anima Mundi

📌  M. MACULOTTI & AL., AXIS MUNDI N.1 / Year I, Special "FOLK HORROR", Axis Mundi Edizioni, Milan-Soresina (CR), summer 2021 [ISBN: 9788894648607]

  • The Wicker Man: from folklore to folk horror
  •  Terror and ecstasy. Arthur Machen: The Hill of Dreams
  • Penda's Fen: the sacred daemon of ungovernability
  • Supernatural Horror by Montague Rhodes James + Hereditary: the ghostly legacy of Montague
  • Picnic at Hanging Rock: an Apollonian allegory
  • mid summar: the crowning of Beauty and the expulsion of the Beast
  • The waves of fate. Jonas Lie: Weird Tales from Northern Seas
  • The abductions of the fairies, the changeling and the renewal of the lineage
  • Folk Horror, Spaghetti & Popcorn: a selection of 18 Italian films

📌 The "Second Religiosities" today and the "Wall of Time", su «Evolian Studies» 2021, edited by G. De Turris – A. Scarabelli – G. Sessa, Ritter, Milan 2022 [EAN: 9791280121226]

📌 INTRODUCTION ad Arthur MACHEN, Another reality, Dagon Press, Pineto (TE) 2022 [ISBN: 9798849559803]

📌  Metaphysics of the Mask, its "Golem" # 2, The Sulfur Society, Parma, Summer 2022

📌  They live, we sleep. A 50-year “Short Night”, its "Massacre" # 1, La Nuova Carne cultural association, Milan 2022 [ISBN: 9798787825893]

📌 AFTERWARD ad Ascanio MODENA ALTIERI, Vis et Mos. A compendium of symbologies and allegorical personifications in the imperial coinage from Augustus to Diocletian, Porto Seguro, Rome 2022 [EAN: 9788855469968]

📌 The forgotten farm (short story), on AaVv, XNUMXth century carnist, La Nuova Carne cultural association, Milan 2022 [ISBN: 9798410700092]

📌 Parallelisms between Dante's infrworlds and the Indo-Buddhist and shamanic tradition of Asia, in «Arthos» n. 30, "Dante and the very ancient Italic Wisdom", Arya - Compagnia della Tradizione, Genoa 2021/22 [EAN: 9788898324217]

📌 The apocalyptic eschatology of the Sibylline Oracles in the bed of Indo-European traditions, its «The Metapolitical Courier» n. 15 / December 2021

📌  AXIS mundi: rituals, esotericism and techniques of ecstasy, in AaVv, Towards psychedelic maturity. Selected interventions of the 2019 and 2020 editions of the States General of Psychedelia in Italy, edited by Rete Psy * Co * Re, AnimaMundi Edizioni, Otranto (LE) 2021 [ISBN: 9791280008923]

📌  Viracocha and the myths of origin of the Andean tradition, its «ATRIUM - Metaphysical and Humanistic Studies», year XXIII / n.1, Cultural Association "Pythagorean Last Supper Adytum", Lavarone (TN), Autumn 2021

📌  Arthur Machen and GdT, in The immobile traveler. Essays for Gianfranco de Turris on the occasion of 60 years of activity (1961-2021), Solfanelli, Chieti 2021 [EAN: 9788833053585]

📌  In the footsteps of Andean shamanism: a healing ritual in Peru northern, its "Golem" # 1, The Sulfur Society, Parma, Summer 2021

📌  Mysteries of the Mediterranean: the Guanches and the sinking of Atlantis, its «Il Corriere Metapolitico - Eschatological Review of Universal Studies», n. 13/2021

📌  The Doctrine of Awakening: Gustav Meyrink's non-fiction, its «Zothique - Magazine of fiction and fantastic culture» n.6, "Special Gustav Meyrink", Dagon Press, Pineto (TE) 2021 [ISBN 13: 9798724223430; ASIN: B08Z9W54ZP]

📌  The cult of the Fairies in Celtic countries: an eschatology of death and rebirth, its «Arthos» n.29 - The strength of identity, Arya - Company of Tradition, Genoa 2020/21 [EAN: 9788898324170]

📌  The Trap of Life: A Philosophical Reading of True Detective, in «Scenari» (cultural in-depth magazine of Mimesis Edizioni), 26 February 2021 [ISSN: 23851139]

📌  HP Lovecraft, the New Babel and the "Witch Hunt 2.0", its "Lovecraftian Studies" n.19, Dagon Press, Pineto (TE) 2021 [ISBN 13: 979-8705466931; ASIN: B08VY76Y4L]

📌  Fatal and feral females in fantasy and horror literature, AFTERWARD a C. Blayre, Cheetah! The cheetah girl, Dagon Press, Pineto (TE) 2021

📌  Moana, Machen, Eliade and the Vinum Sabbati, on «Cosmic Dimension» n.12, Tabula Fati Editions, Chieti 2020/21

📌  “At the wall of time”: Ernst Jünger and the return of the Titans, its «Il Corriere Metapolitico - Eschatological Review of Universal Studies», n. 11/2020

📌  Arthur Machen, Advent Prophet of the Great God Panin Arthur Machen. The Sorcerer's Apprentice, edited by P. Mathlouthi, Bietti Editions, Milan 2020 [ISBN: 9788882484507]

📌  The fairies, the witches and the door to the Other World: folkloric and ethnographic reliefs on the work of Arthur Machen, its "Zothique - Magazine of fiction and fantastic culture " n. 4, “Special Arthur Machen”, Dagon Press, Pineto (TE) 2020 [ISBN: 9798665025728; ASIN: B08CPDL8KL]

📌  In the Twilight Zone, in «Antarès n. 16/2020, "Dylan Dog - Our daily horror"», Bietti Editions, Milan 2020

📌  When the Myth shapes the History: the transits of Venus, the return of gods and the fall of the great pre-Columbian empires, its «Il Corriere Metapolitico - Eschatological Review of Universal Studies», n. 10/2020

📌  Tumpek Wayang (short story), in Aa.Vv., Looks into the Unknown. Decameron of the Mystery, curated by Dalmazio Frau and Andrea Scarabelli, Bietti Editions, Milan 2020

📌  Borobudur, "imago mundi" and "stone book" of the dharma, its «ATRIUM - Metaphysical and Humanistic Studies», year XXII, n. 1, Cultural Association «Pythagorean Last Supper Adytum», Lavarone (TN), Spring 2020

📌  I Fair Ones, the atavism and the "protoplasmic regression": the panic mythopoiesis of Arthur Machenin Beyond the real, GOG Edizioni, Rome, 2020 [ISBN: 9788885788398]

📌  The "physics of angels": dialogue between a visionary biologist and a rebellious theologian, its «Il Corriere Metapolitico - Eschatological Review of Universal Studies», n. 9/2019

📌  The house with laughing windows. Fetishes and (self) sacrifices, in «Inland – Quaderni di Cinema», n. 10/2019, Pupi Avati

📌  Review de "The mysteries of the Far West" by GM Mollar, in Tepee year XXXV, n. 55, 2019 [ISSN: 18255655]

📌  The snake and the dragon: morphology of ophidic symbolismin The Age of the Serpent, Valusia # 2, Italian Sword & Sorcery Books 2019 [ISBN: 9788894323078]

📌 FOREWORD to GM Mollar, The mysteries of the Far West, Il Punto d'Incontro Editions, 2019 [ISBN: 9788868205645]

📌  The divine service of the Greeksin Mediterranean, Italian Sword & Sorcery Books 2018 [ISBN: 9788894323016]

📌  Underworld civilization in science fiction fictionin "Cosmic Dimension" n.2, Tabula Fati Editions, Chieti 2018 [ISBN: 9788874759217]

📌  Annex to the will of Ölver Huldurr McGrain (short story), in Aa.Vv., A penny from hellSensoInverso Editions, Ravenna, 2017 [ISBN: 9788867933068]


Ernst Jünger "At the Wall of Time": the "breaking level" and access to the "original fund", its e, Nov. 21 2021

On the perennial reality of the myth. The secret wisdom of bees, by Pamela L. Travers, on Limina, 9 August 2020

Muses, sirens and black stars: the cruel tales of Carlo De 'Medici, on Limina, 19 June 2020

[RL Stevenson] In the South Seas, in The Dissident Intellectual, March 26, 2020

WB Yeats, navigator of the Great Memory, on Limina, 5 February 2020

Rudyard Kipling's “Brazilian notebooks”, in The Dissident Intellectual, 12 November 2019

Amazonian mirage, in The Dissident Intellectual, 31 October 2019

The shocking red Venice of Nicolas Roeg, in Il Cartello, "35mm" column, 29 November 2018

Journey to Mongolia: the confessions of Bolod the Buryat, in Il Cartello, “Microcosms” column, 14 March 2018

Hypnagogic paralysis, its Cadillac # 17, 6 November 2017, pp. 68-86

Life as a gher: nomadism in Mongolia, in Il Cartello, "Society - On the road" column, 12 October 2017

On the traditional conception of figurative art and its sacral function, in Daily Alchemist, August 2017

Brian De Palma: obsessions, doppelgangers, meta-reality, in Il Cartello, "35mm" column, 21 June 2017

Cycle of articles on True Detectives, on YAWP:

  • Childress, Pan and the Wilder Mann, 7 May 2017
  • The Weltanschauung by Rust Cohle, 2 July 2017
  • Ithe Devouring Time and the Eternal Return, October 28, 2017
  • The final ascension of Rust Cohle, an "Apollonian" initiate, 6 April 2018

Blood, Gens, Genius. Family rites in ancient Rome, in L'ora aria, 13 February 2017

Observers of the Hollow Sun. (short story), on YAWP:

  • part I, January 24, 2017
  • part II, February 6, 2017
  • part III, February 24, 2017

The archaic substrate behind Santa Claus and the Befana: death of the Old Year, regression to the primeval Chaos and re-birth of the New Year, on Atrium, “Local Identities” column, 21 December 2016

Annex to the will of Ölver Huldurr McGrain (short story), on Motherboard Italia, "Terraform" column:

Guido Von List, its Lex Aurea 63, 30 April 2016, pp. 25-26

Beautiful soundtracks: Cannibal Holocaust, on Noisey Italia, 18 January 2016

Beautiful soundtracks: the Wicker Man, in Noisey Italia, 4 December 2015

Psychosis in the shamanic vision of the Algonquians: the Windigo, on Triple Moon III, 2015, pp. 8-10

Il Guardian of the Threshold, Ego and Self: Alchemical Hermaphrodite and Transfiguration, on Triple Moon II, 2015, pp. 2-3