Facts of Life and Family Matters – Esoteric Analysis

By: Peter Parker In a world where queer theory and feminists readings dominate the realm of academia, the analytical method known as esoteric analysis is, sadly, restricted to the outer fringes of the world wide web or conversations I have with the homeless guys who congregate under the local overpass… and usually the homeless guys…

Golden Gate Bridge the Next ‘Inside Job’?

[Note: This originally appeared on my old blog a few years ago. The Guardian also wrote a similar piece around that time, however, not connecting it to 9/11 and planned events.] By: Peter Parker By now, most ardent followers of crypto-history may have become familiar with the hypothesis that the events of September 11, 2001,…

Batman and the Joker as the Apollo/Dionysius Archetypes

The Apollonian/Dionysian Dialectical Dichotomy Contributing writer David Shankle gives yet another angle on Batman: Dark Knight  INDEPTH ESOTERIC ANALYSIS OF “BATMAN BEGINS” HERE   After revisiting Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight, viewing the juxtaposition between Batman and The Joker in a Nietzschean context made a lot more sense. Nietzsche, in The Birth of Tragedy, used the Apollonian/Dionysian dichotomy from…

Prolegomena: Symbolic and Numerological Elements in Achilles’ Shield and Plato’s Timaeus

This is an introduction to an upcoming longer paper, examining the symbolic and esoteric meaning behind the Shield of Achilles, particularly in relation to Platonic cosmogony. By: Jay The liad of Homer is a foundational work of Western Civilization, and one of it’s most famous sections is the book dealing with the forging of the…