Tag : Magick

Magical thinking: the history of science, sorcery and the spiritual

A perceptive and intelligent review of Brian Copenhaver’s ‘The Book of Magic: From Antiquity to the Enlightenment‘, by Rowan Williams (ex-Archbishop of Canterbury), published in the current issue of ‘New Statesman‘… Sir James Frazer still casts a long shadow. The wonderful intellectual fugue that is Frazer’s Golden Bough, the 12 volumes of its definitive edition published mostly in the years… Read more »

Thelema Now! Guest: Jason Miller

Thelema Now! Guest: Jason Miller One of Thelema Now’s favorite guests returns!  The always engaging Jason Miller talks about his new book, the tantalizingly titled Sex, Sorcery, and Spirit: The Secrets of Erotic Magic.  Where do I sign up?! In addition to being an accomplished author, Jason also teaches one-on-one and has a great website and blog.  Listen and learn. http://traffic.libsyn.com/wuelf2000/Thelema_Now_Jason_Miller_2015.mp3

Frater Puck discusses William S Burroughs, possession, synchronicities and chaos magick

From Philip Weaver at http://disinfo.com/2015/01/william-s-burroughs-possessed/#sthash.RjMfZIRP.dpuf Thelema Now! host Frater Puck discusses William S. Burroughs, possession, synchronicities and chaos magick in a new documentary short from Imperium Pictures. Imperium Pictures is currently completing The Gent (a feature starring Genesis P-Orridge, Alex Grey, Howard Zinn et al) and a short on solid rocket fuel developer/occultist Jack Parsons in which British director Ken… Read more »

Thelema Now! Guest: David J Haskins

  David J, of Bauhaus and Love & Rockets, discusses his book Who Killed Mister Moonlight? – Bauhaus, Black Magick and Benediction. David also tells host Frater Puck about two new plays he has written, about Edie Sedgewick and the Black Dahlia, and plans for the future. Find out more at David’s website: http://www.davidjonline.com/   Listen at http://traffic.libsyn.com/wuelf2000/Thelema_Now_David_J.mp3