San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Cult television programmes and movies of the 1960s and 70s alongside music and literarure from that period are inspiring a new generation of poets, writers, artists and musicians with their atmospheric themes of contemporary individuals interacting with a world of ancient mythology and magic, often uncanny and unsettling. This special event will feature lectures, film screenings, performances and gallery tours of featured objects in the Museum’s collections to explore themes of cultural rituals, earth mysteries, psychogeography and folklore. Come along and prepare to be scared!
Organised in collaboration with Folk Horror Revival
£20, booking essential
To book and for further details: https://folkhorrorrevival.com
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The British Museum and Folk Horror Revival
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