Lovecraftian Proceedings No. 2









  • Edited by Dennis Quinn
  • ISBN 978-1-61498-190-9
  • August 2017
  • ~250 pp
  • Cover art by Pete Von Sholly








Dennis P. Quinn




01. Dreams of Antiquity: Lovecraft and His Great Roman Dream of 1927

Byron Nakamura


02. The Poet’s Nightmare: The Nature of Things according to Lovecraft

Sean Moreland


03. Reordering the Universe: H. P. Lovecraft’s Subversion of the Biblical Divine

Renée J. Weise


04. Resisting Cthulhu:  Milton and Lovecraft’s Errand in the Wilderness

 Marcello Ricciardi


05. A Lawyer Looks at a “Layman” Gentleman

Jesús Emmanuel Navarro-Stefanón


06. “The Discriminating Urban Landscapist:” Tradition and Innovation in the Architectural Writings of H. P. Lovecraft

Connor Pitetti


07. Tentacles in the Madhouse: The Role of the Asylum in the Fiction of H. P. Lovecraft

Troy Rondinone


08. Unspeakable Languages: Lovecraft Editions in Spanish

 Juan L. Pérez-de-Luque


09. Color out of Mind: Correlating the Cthulhu Mythos Universe to the Autism Disorder Spectrum

Lars G. Backstrom


10. Darwin and the Deep Ones: Anthropological Anxiety in "The Shadow over Innsmouth" and Other Stories

Jeffrey Shanks


11. The “Inside” of H. P. Lovecraft’s Supernatural Horror in the Visual Arts

 Nathaniel R. Wallace


12. H.P. Lovecraft’s Optimism

Matthew Beach


13. Insider, Outsider – From the Commonplace to the Uncanny in Lovecraft’s Narration and Descriptions

Daphnée Tasia Bourdages-Athanassiou


14. H. P. Lovecraft., Georges Bataille, and the Fastination of the Formless: One Crawling Chaos Seen Emerging from Opposite Shores

Christian Roy 


15. Ripples from Carcosa: H. P. Lovecraft, True Detective, and the Artist-Investigator

Heather Poirier


16. Lovecraft for the Little Ones: ParaNorman, Plushies, and More

Faye Ringel and Jenna Randall





Abstracts of papers presented at the Dr. Henry Armitage Memorial Scholarship Symposium,

NecronomiCon Providence 20-23 August, 2015

Chair: Dennis P. Quinn