The Symbolism of a Bat. Satan’s Brood

Dodano: 8 August 2014 | Michał Chudoliński

Naturae vespertilionis congruere naturam Diaboli [1] Divus Basilius The idea of a bat as a creature which has close connection with the devil strengthened in medieval Europe. The sources of such perception of flying mammals originate from i.a. Christianity, which included bats in unclean animals. In the Bible we can find, for example, records concerning the […]

The Symbolism of a Bat. Introduction

Dodano: 28 July 2014 | Michał Chudoliński

This year we celebrate 75th anniversary of the birth of Batman. Despite being a senior citizen, the superhero is going strong and it looks as though he will provide the next generations of comic, films, TV series and video games fans with unforgettable experiences. Therefore, the question arises: what is the source of the success […]