Mckenna was an author, an ethnobotanist, researcher of world shamanism, and a philosophical gadfly with a consuming interest in vr, psychedelics, and the future but he’s mostly known for the surviving audio and video recordings of his lectures that have made their way onto youtube. Psychedelia’s shamanic practices workshop series hosts medicine people who share about the historical background, contemporary practices and integration of natural, indigenous psychedelics. Terence mckenna advocated the exploration of altered states of mind via the ingestion of naturally occurring psychedelic substances    for example, and in particular, as facilitated by the ingestion of high doses of psychedelic mushrooms,   ayahuasca and dmt,  which he believed was the apotheosis of the psychedelic.
Psychedelic books have always constituted a large percentage of my reading time from my teenage days when i traveled far to the city in search of bookstores stocking anything to do with psychedelia to today where i can have my next book delivered to my ebook reader within seconds. Break on through the illusions on this cosmic exploration of dimensional jumps, colonization, those pesky conspiracies, and inner lights head on over to bandcamp to induce the engroovied vibes while we do dig your support, the price is whatever. The late terence mckenna – perhaps best known as the most eloquent of the patron saints of psychedelia – led a truly memorable life of adventure and discovery ethnobotany was just one particular interest in a larger fascination with the world in general – he collected everything from historically important texts on the occult to [.
Devereux's trip is an essential work for those interested in human origins and development, the evolution and exploration of human consciousness, and the application and influence of natural psychotropic substances in these realms. This is a collection of various photos, scans and screen shots from the terence2012 project lead by dr bruce damer and a team events on the life and times of terence mckenna were produced in the year 2012 and these are some of the source materials. Terence mckenna, an author, lecturer and counterculture drug guru who believed that eating psychedelic mushrooms could empower a sense of community and dissolve boundaries, has died after a long.
About terence mckenna terence mckenna, author and explorer, has traveled the world to work and live with shamans he has added to their shared knowledge of rituals his own efforts to preserve the plants used in these ceremonies. The cd-rom and usb flash drive contain, as well as the fractal time software, about 40 articles (including interviews and transcriptions of talks), mostly by terence mckenna and peter meyer about half of them directly concern the theory of timewave zero, and most of the rest are either about terence mckenna or about other (non-twz) subjects. Some thirty years ago, in may 1983, terence mckenna’s contact lenses failed him during a critical moment of his speech at the psychedelic conference in santa barbara unable to read from the page, mckenna had to resort to improvising.
Today’s random item from the terence mckenna archives is one that only mentions terence in passing and, yet, feels more terence-relevant than many of the items in the archives that feature him more heavily. Terence mckenna has become one of the most (in)famous figures in the exploration of psychedelia and its impact on society and technology here mckenna espouses his theories on psychedelic mushrooms, virtual reality, shamanism and evolution. Last week in this column, i interviewed terence mckenna's daughter, klea this week, i've interviewed terence's son, finn, who was born in 1978 i talked to finn on the phone for about an hour and.
Month: july 2017 terence mckenna archives – random item #29 – paul krassner’s further weirdness with terence mckenna psychedelia and the occult,” he said moreover, he said, “i’ve always been a pop-culture junkie” although the event proved pivotal in sparking davis’ exploration of the netherworld of information. Heads: a biography of psychedelic america is a 2016 non-fiction book by rock journalist jesse jarnow the book describes american psychedelics counterculture in the second half of the twentieth century. One of the most intriguing film and music festivals is coming to new york city, and it’s all about tripping: the psychedelic film and music festival is billed as “an ode to the exploration of altered states of consciousness created by music, art, film and psychedelia” its mission is “to. Leary archives ~ psychedelia ~ terence mckenna-land we conclude with the following excerpt from our psychedelia page disclaimer: and this is important we believe this information to be eminently integral to the human experience.
Imaginatrix - the terence mckenna experience is a new kind of film, an ecstatic cinema overfull with ideas, electrons, and indicators of other realms. Terence talking about the immediate visual language of octopi taken from imaginatrix – the terence mckenna experience (2014) ken adams has been collaborating and experimenting with mckenna for over twenty years and co-created alien dreamtime and strange attractor. Weaving together a wide range of scientific, artistic, and experiential voices, diana reed slattery plunges into one of the outstanding enigmas of psychedelia: the place of language picking up where terence mckenna left off, she probes the altered states of language, from shamanic eloquence to 'downloaded' symbols to the other's alien speech.