Category : Kenneth Grant

Robert Anton Wilson, Kenneth & Steffi Grant

Oz Fritz reviews Servants of the Star and Snake: Essays in Honour of Kenneth and Steffi Grant from the perspective of an admirer of the great Robert Anton Wilson. It makes interesting reading…
Servants of the Star and Snake is a beautifully conceived and executed book with a high aesthetic on par with it’s content and subject matter.  Praise Thoth!  Every article is worth the price of admission though the entrance may not be for everyone.

Kenneth Anger: Leaving No Traces Behind | Indiegogo

Iconic American filmmaker Kenneth Anger has inspired generations of creative storytellers since the 1950s. He is a unique visionary who drifts from pure poetry within his magical filmmaking to sardonic gossip in his bestselling Hollywood Babylon books. In-between these extremes is a person who never tires of exploring his own creativity.

The Influence of H P Lovecraft on Occultism

Lovecraft’s horror stories have become not just a literary cult like many others, but a tangible cult of the occult. The Cthulhu Mythos of the Old Gods with Unspeakable names are evoked and worshipped, and respected practitioners of the esoteric use the symbolism and mythos as the basis of a magical system. This essay examines some of the individuals, orders… Read more »

Kenneth Grant Day – Treadwell’s

A very promising day of talks about Kenneth Grant at Treadwells in London. Saturday 9 January 2016 11:00 am – 5:00 pm| £15 | Day of Talks on Matters Typhonian Kenneth Grant (1924-2011) was at the fore of British occult writing and practice in latter decades of the twentieth century, with his Typhonian current of Crowley’s Thelema and his remarkable writings, The… Read more »

Kenneth Grant Talks to Skoob

Q. What is the purpose of your books? KG. The main purpose is to prepare people for encounters with unfamiliar states of consciousness. Q. Do these include extraterrestrial encounters? KG. Yes, extra-, sub-, and ultraterrestrial encounters. Q. You think such events are imminent? KG. They are likely at any time, but whether now or at some future period, their occurrence… Read more »

Kenneth Grant: Writer and occultist who championed Aleister Crowley and Austin Osman Spare

Obituary: The Independent 4 March 2011 When Aleister Crowley died in 1947 Kenneth Grant became heir apparent of the esoteric magical order Ordo Templis Orientis (OTO). Alongside his artist wife Steffi, Grant was one of few to attend Crowley’s funeral service, becoming the last living link with “the Beast”, whose work he championed, nurtured and refined for over six decades…. Read more »