Consumptionin Spirited Away and Carpe Jugulum
Thesis:I will discuss the art of magic and consumption in both SpiritedAwayand CarpeJugulumwhere the powerful and indefinite entities consume and oppress thevulnerable people.
Consumption of food without permission results in loss of physical body
Food is transformational
Over consumption of food
Used to relinquish loneliness and fill internal void
Mental magical powers
Vampires use magic to control people’s mi
Witches prevent the Magpyrs from controlling people’s minds
The country can only be saved from consumption by the blood thirsty people if the witches and the priest unite
Foodrepresents human vice and values in SpiritedAway.Food is used to fill sadness, emptiness, and loneliness.
Magiccan be used to control people’s minds.