Black Metal Symposium in NYC

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On Saturday a cadre of respected academics converged on Public Assembly in Williamsburg for a philosophical discussion on a subject rarely dissected in classrooms: Black Metal. The symposium entitled “Hideous Gnossis” was organized by Nicola Masciandaro and included speakers from the US and Europe. Whether you see Black Metal as a “cryptic expression of Roman Catholicism”, are just a fan of the music, or are simply  interested in music in general, check out the New York Times thorough breakdown of the events here,