Counterculture

Out There

From the late-1950s until his premature death in 1977, Burt Shonberg was one of the most highly admired artists in Los Angeles. During that period, his eye-popping murals graced the facades and interiors of popular coffeehouses and hip clubs on the Sunset Strip; his paintings graced several famous rock album covers, and his haunting...

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P is For Prostitution

‘The way to despair is to refuse to have any kind of experience…’ – Flannery O’Connor P is for Prostitution is a primer unlike any you will have read before, the ABC approach far from simplistic. Through various episodes the author charts her own insights into addiction and the kind of existence that inevitably...

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The Magical Universe of William S. Burroughs

—— “In the magical universe there are no coincidences and there are no accidents. Nothing happens unless someone wills it to happen. The dogma of science is that the will cannot possibly affect external forces, and I think that’s just ridiculous. It’s as bad as the church. My viewpoint is the exact contrary of...

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Wormwood Star (revised & enlarged)

This New Edition features fascinating new insights and info, as well as over 20 new images. In the first ever biography written about her, Wormwood Star traces the extraordinary life of the enigmatic artist Marjorie Cameron, one of the most fascinating figures to emerge from the American Underground art world and film scene. Born...

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NEWS

The Jack The Ripper Crime Conference 2017 – Liverpool

THE JACK THE RIPPER CRIME CONFERENCE 2017 FRIDAY 22nd, SATURDAY 23rd, SUNDAY 24th, SEPTEMBER 2017. – MARRIOTT HOTEL LIVERPOOL – 1 QUEEN SQUARE, LIVERPOOL...

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Altered States in Magic – Full Day workshop with Julian Vayne at Treadwell’s

SATURDAY, 7th, OCTOBER, 2017. Price: £75 (£40 deposit, balance due on the day). Time: 10.45 arrival for 11 am start. Ends 5.30 pm. Register...

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Treadwell’s Magical Bloomsbury Walking Tour

SATURDAY, 26th AUGUST, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm Magical Bloomsbury Walking Tour Guided Walk – Christina Oakley Harrington £15 Time: Meet 12.50...

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Museum of Witchcraft and Magic – Guided Walks with Folklorist Steve Patterson

GUIDED WALKS AROUND BOSCASTLE WITH FOLKLORIST STEVE PATTERSON Walks start outside the Museum, on Wednesdays, from July to September, at 2 p.m. Summer is...

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Grimoires, Goetia, Enochiana, Solomonic Magick – David Rankine & Stephen Skinner

For centuries, Grimoires have fascinated the public’s imagination. People often ask us about how they could learn more about this topic and what books...

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