20.11.08

re-cover nr.23

The Illuminati Papers - Robert Anton Wilson

This photo was taken in Helsinki in May 2008.

Robert Anton Wilson (aka RAW) was an American novelist, essayist, philosopher, psychonaut, futurologist and libertarian.The Illuminati Papers is a collection of essays, first published in 1980.


In the 90's RAW starred in two films from the Portuguese film maker Edgar Pêra: Os Túneis da Realidade (aka Who Is the Master Who Makes the Grass Green? - 1996) and Manual de Evasão (1994).

"I don't believe anything I write or say. I regard belief as a form of brain damage, the death of intelligence, the fracture of creativity, the atrophy of imagination. I have opinions but no Belief System (B.S.)"
"I think I got off on the wrong planet. Beam me up Scotty, there's no rational life here."



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