Pellegrini – Giulio – Hiding in Plain Sight: How Transiting Pluto Creates Cultural Forms through Collective Crisis

Why do Baby Boomers continue to cling to outmoded power structures? Why is Generation X so grumpy? Why do Millennials appear to be so narcissistic and yet socially aware? Each generation comes of age and must confront a shadow that both terrifies and tempts. Gliding through the surface of pop culture, art, and music from the 1950s to the present, we’ll show how, hiding in plain sight, Pluto’s transit through the generations creates both crisis and the possibility of redemption.