I forgot to mention that my dictionary made it onto the Top 10 Gnostic Stories of 2009, courtesy of Chicago Examiner writer Miguel Conner. http://www.examiner.com/x-28537-Chicago-Gnosticism–Heretical-Spirituality-Examiner~y2009m12d22-The-top-10-Gnostic-stories-of-2009 10. ‘A Dictionary of Gnosticism’ is published. Andrew Phillip Smith released the first comprehensive lexicon on Gnostic terminology since the perennial heretics came into the scene thousands of years ago. […]
Happy New Year! What with being in Hungary, plus all the snow in Ireland and the UK, plus being ill, it feels like the new year is only just beginning for me. Not much to report on yet this year, but the entire introduction to A Dictionary of Gnosticism, is available online courtesy of The […]
I always felt that I’ve done less than half of what I could have done, but, looking back, this year was a fairly full one. I put out three Bardic Press publications. One of these was the first new Bardic Press book for a couple of years, Planetary Types: The Science of Celestial Influence, by […]
Fourteen Gnostic Christmases (Thirteen False, One True) One of the lesser-known works in the NHL is the Revelation of Adam (also known as the Apocalypse of Adam.) This is the fifth text in Codex V and, like all of the other Nag Hammadi writings, survives in a Coptic translation of a Greek original. It is […]
I’m being interviewed by Gary Goldberg on In the Spirit on Thursday December 17. My interview begins at 2PM EST. Also on the show are Rev. Sally Bingham, Kirtan Rabbi, and Richard Smoley (who was editor of A Dictionary of Gnosticism.) I was on In the Spirit a few years ago and I believe that […]
I used to recommend the Palm Tree Garden forum for online Gnostic discussion, but it was closed down a short while ago. Many of the PTG members are now at Spiral Inward’s Gnostic Cafe. It has a homelier, less charged atmosphere than the PTG. You can access it here: http://spiralinward.com
I’m being interviewed on Rumor Mill News from 11am-2pm PST today, 7pm-10pm GMT. http://www.rumormillnewsradio.com/ It includes a phone-in if anyone wants to chat with me on air.
William Kennedy of Sphinx Radio interviewed me last week and the interview is now up on his website, http://www.sphinxradio.com/ William also offered to contribute to the next issue of The Gnostic, which is terrific. Just a reminder that both issue 2 of The Gnostic and A Dictionary of Gnosticism are now out. Plus there’s some […]
I’m being interviewed again by Miguel Conner in his Aeon Byte Internet radio program. Just go to http://thegodabovegod.com and follow the instructions. We did the interview last week, and I think the new program will be available from Saturday 14. If you get there too early, you’ll find the preceding podcast, which contains an interview […]
My new book, A Dictionary of Gnosticism, is now available through Amazon.com. http://www.amazon.com/dp/0835608697/?tag=thegospeoftho-20 I haven’t received my comp copies yet though *sob*. I’m being interviewed by Miguel Conner on Friday and he has already seen the book. Well, I live on a different contintent I suppose.