American Writers (One Hundred Pages at a Time)

H. P. Lovecraft Book Club: Episode 6: Polaris

March 11, 2020

In "Polaris" we get the first of Lovecraft's "Dreamland" stories and an allegory for the racial conflicts he saw as the primary vehicle of history. By taking a look at some of his World War I era writing, we can put this story in a broader context.