Category : Reviews

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.

‘DO WHAT THOU WILT’ AND THE HELL FIRE CLUB

A review of Secret Symbols of the Hell Fire Club or the Mystic Society of Thelema Considered from an Occult Perspective (2017) by Eamonn Loughran and edited by Shaun Johnson As Thelemic Adepts, we collect three types of books: those that illuminate esoteric symbols, those that describe history, and those that amuse us. We can honestly say that this book… Read more »

LAShTAL Review: The Complete Mystical Records of Dr John Dee

My sincere thanks to Ian Rons for this insightful review… The Complete Mystical Records of Dr. John Dee edited by Kevin Klein Llewellyn, 2 vol., pp. 1760 The “Enochian” records of Dr. John Dee are arguably the central pillar of modern British occultism, being at once a synthesis of older European magickal traditions within the framework of 16th century theology… Read more »

UFOs, alien abductions, the occult: to one man, the building blocks of scholarship – The Washington Post

Beyond the Robot … is an enthralling account of the life and work of Colin Wilson, the often controversial writer who explored the nature of human consciousness in dozens of books, starting with his most famous, “The Outsider,” which appeared in 1956 when he was just 24. If you’ve never encountered this celebration of alienated artists and intellectuals, Tarcher has… Read more »

Liber AL: An Examination

   December 13, 2013    No Comments on Liber AL: An Examination

A Review of Liber AL, an Examination. By: Fr eaoa Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law. Liber AL, an Examination (Berkeley CA: Conjoined Creation, 2013) is a revised version of a Red Flame VIII (2000). Both encourage exploration of the Class A manuscript (Liber XXXI) and its typeset interpretations (Liber CCXX) for their differences and… Read more »

Review of LeMulgeton: Goetia and the Stellar Tradition by Nicholaj de Mattos Frisvold

72 Degrees of Starblood Marking the Earth A review of Leo Holmes: LeMulgeton: Goetia and the Stellar Tradition. Fall of Man. 2013 Nicholaj de Mattos Frisvold   Amongst the many occult publications that have come to light in recent years there is a tendency towards veiling and obscuration, sentimental journeys of power spread across the pages, revelling in darkness that… Read more »