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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....

Xenolinguistics

Review: Xenolinguistics by Diana Reed Slattery

There are many indications of the advent of a new era for psychedelics, at least in a medical context. Many scientists, academics and researchers anticipate a “mainstreaming” of these mind-altering substances in the near future. However, it is easy to see how some aspects of altered states of consciousness induced...

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Reflections on the Ethnobotanical Stewardship Council & the Psychedelic Renaissance

A group of experts under the banner of the Brazil-based NEIP (International Group for Psychoactive Studies) has recently released a ‘Statement Critiquing the Ethnobotanical Stewardship Council (ESC).’ ESC, if you don’t know, is a nonprofit launched in late 2013 and dedicated to “assuring the sustainability and safe use of traditional...

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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...

Magic Mushroom Explorer Artwork

Magic Mushroom Explorer by Simon G Powell

The story of the Psilocybin-containing ‘magic’ mushrooms, of which there are hundreds of varieties worldwide, is in many respects a mysterious one. While its ancient use can be attested to some degree in South America, it is only in the mid-twentieth century that the Western world woke up to its...

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