George Hastings

George Hastings was born in Gloucester, Massachusetts. He attended St. Mary's College. He began studying anthroposophy and the works of Rudolf Steiner in the 1970s, and in the 1980s began looking at how similar themes were being conveyed via great works of art. Mr. Hastings is, above all, a student of the development of human consciousness and freedom. His writings focus on how that theme is portrayed via allegory in classical works of art, literature and philosophy.

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Books by George Hastings

Richard Wagner, Rudolf Steiner & Allegories of the Ring: From the Mundane to the Esoteric

Author: George Hastings
Published: February 1, 2011
ISBN: 978-1-934733-69-1
Pages: 163
Size: 5" x 8"
Type: Paperback
Price: $14.95
Categories: Non-Fiction Spirituality

Like many great artists throughout the millennia, Richard Wagner wrote his operas as allegories which can be represented in ways that range from the mundane to the esoteric. When Wagner's cryptic esoteric messages are deciphered they tell a story about the evolution of human freedom and consciousness that would be told two generations later in a different format, by the physicist/philosopher Rudolf Steiner. The allegories of The Ring bear a…Read More

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