Satanic Panic

by Kier-La Janisse
Satanic Panic
  • ISBN-13: 9781903254868
  • Author(s): Kier-La Janisse
  • Editor(s): Kier-La Janisse, Paul Corupe
  • Subject: Popular culture|popular culture
  • Publisher: Fab Press Limited
  • Imprint: Fab Press Limited
  • Publication Date: 10-08-2016
  • Format: h/b

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In the 1980s, it seemed impossible to escape Satan's supposed influence. This percolating cultural hysteria is now known as the Satanic Panic, a period in which a fascinating cultural legacy of Satan-battling media. This book is an in-depth exploration of how a controversial culture war played out during the decade and how widespread fear of a Satanic conspiracy was illuminated and propagated through almost every culture pathway, from heavy metal to Dungeons & Dragons role playing games, Christian comics, direct-to-CHS scare films and even home computers.
About the book

In the 1980s, it seemed impossible to escape Satan's supposed influence. This percolating cultural hysteria is now known as the Satanic Panic, a period in which a fascinating cultural legacy of Satan-battling media. This book is an in-depth exploration of how a controversial culture war played out during the decade and how widespread fear of a Satanic conspiracy was illuminated and propagated through almost every culture pathway, from heavy metal to Dungeons & Dragons role playing games, Christian comics, direct-to-CHS scare films and even home computers.

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