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Breaking Convention 2011

Sponsored Walk for Psychedelic Research

At a time when research with psychedelic medicines is beginning to rise to prominence once again, we feel it’s important to help support the charities that are making this important medicinal step – a step which will help address some of society’s worst mental illnesses. Myself and London-based artist Tom Andrews...

True Light of Darkness

Bringing ‘The True Light of Darkness’ to life

There is always something extra-special about reading a book about magic mushrooms. The powerful, magical Psilocybe fungi has an incredible grasp on the psychonaut’s imagination. As a result, ‘mushroom discourse’ is among the most hotly debated in psychedelia – state a fact wrong at your peril as one PsypressUK.com contributor...

Glade by Tom Andrews

New paper on psychedelic psychiatry, ecology and literature

Preparing the Gaia Connection  An Ecological Exposition of Psychedelic Literature 1954-1963 by Robert Dickins, author of Erin This paper, originally published in the European Kournal of Ecopsychology, investigates the extent to which psychiatrically-mediated drug texts, published in the mid-twentieth century, reveal an ecological awareness in their form and content. Primarily, this...

Archetypal

Varieties of Archetypal Experience – Dr Tim Read

The Ecology, Cosmos and Consciousness salon presents: Varieties of Archetypal Experience Dr Tim Read Tuesday, 28th April, 2015 October Gallery, 24 Old Gloucester Street, London, WC1N 3AL Please RSVP on Facebook (afraid so) so that we can anticipate numbers – Please pay on the door. Entry £7 /£5 Concessions, Arrive...

PsypressUK 2015 Volume II

Psychedelic Press UK journal – 2015 Volume II – is now available

The April edition of the Psychedelic Press UK journal (2015 Volume II) is now published and available. It can be bought from our online shop here: Psychedelic Press UK 2015 Volume II This volume includes the second report from last year’s reboot of LSD Trials. Chris Howarth’s article, Subject  S14CH, is...

The Shamanic Lands

Not long left to book your place for The Shamanic Lands in June

When: 6 & 7 June 2015 Where: Conway Hall, London www.theshamaniclands.com The Shamanic Lands is a two day interactive event uniting the ancient knowledge of the British Isles and Ireland with global shamanic wisdom. It is taking place at Conway Hall, London, on 6 – 7 June, 2015. We are in...

Breaking Convention 2015

Tickets available for Breaking Convention: 3rd International Conference on Psychedelic Consciousness

  Following the success of the Breaking Convention conferences in 2011 and 2013, the technicolor flag of international psychedelia will be hoisted once again over the weekend of 10-12 July 2015. It will be held once again at the beautiful, baroque Old Royal Naval College campus of the University of Greenwich....

Cover artwork by Tantratek

Psychedelic novel ‘Erin’ by Robert Dickins is now out

ISBN: 9780992808815 Genre: Fiction / Psychological Author: Robert Dickins It is with great pleasure that we can announce the publication of the psychedelic novel ‘Erin’ by Robert Dickins. Erin is available from our bookshop here, and Amazon. When protagonist Elijah Baillie wakes up early one morning in the arms of a mysterious girl...

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Epilogenesis: An Introduction to Psychedelic Heresy

The Ecology, Cosmos and Consciousness lectures series presents: Event: Epilogenesis – An Introduction to Psychedelic Heresy by Dave King Monday, 23th March, 2015 October Gallery, 24 Old Gloucester Street, London, WC1N 3AL Please RSVP on Facebook (afraid so) so that we can anticipate numbers https://www.facebook.com/events/969494819740321/ – Please pay on the door. Entry...

Berlin bound

Veganism and Psychedelic Experiences

A Visit at the Nomad Psybient Chai Bar in Berlin The desire to experience mind and body again as a new and changing reality has had precedents of countless varieties, for example the back-to-the-land naturism and vegetarianism via American Indians (Harris 11). During the 1960s’ Summer of Love, the garden...

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