Manon Hedenborg White and [Henrik Bogdan] have signed a contract with Oxford University Press for an annotated edition of the magical diaries of Leah Hirsig (1883-1975). This will be the first academic, annotated, and complete edition of Hirsig’s magical diaries from the crucial period of 1923–1925, published together with a selection of contemporary letters.Continue Reading

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.Continue Reading

Compiled and edited by Henrik Bogdan, Servants of the Star & the Snake is a collection of eighteen essays by fourteen different writers on the work of Kenneth and Steffi Grant. It will be published in April 2018 in a first edition of 1,000 copies and is now available for advance ordering.Continue Reading

On the 4th of December 2015 e.v. in Skopje, Macedonia Henrik Bogdan, Associate Professor at the University of Gothenburg, will give a lecture on “Western Esotericism and Rituals of Initiation”. “The performance of rituals of initiation is an integrated part of institutionalized forms of esotericism from the early eighteenth centuryContinue Reading

Visitors to this site will be as excited as me by the announcement of the publication of: Aleister Crowley and Western EsotericismEdited by Henrik Bogdan and Martin P Starr This volume is the first comprehensive examination of one of the twentieth century’s most distinctive iconoclasts. Aleister Crowley (1875-1947) was aContinue Reading