WARREN ELLIS is a graphic novelist and author of the NYT best-selling novel GUN MACHINE. His graphic novel GLOBAL FREQUENCY is being developed for television by Jerry Bruckheimer and FOX. He is the writer of the graphic novel RED, adapted into the film starring Bruce Willis and Helen Mirren. His next book is NORMAL from FSG.
Links for 2010-11-01
Church of Planets Past "But, of course, the H.P. Lovecraftian overtones of this story?a monstrous skull in a church wall?are too obvious not to mention: an easy scenario for imagining whole plots and storylines in which the ancient forms of an unknown species are discovered hidden in cathedral masonry, opening previously unimagined horizons of time and radically revising theories of the history of life on earth. " (tags:history )
Review: ‘Psychedelic Information Theory’ by James L. Kent Happily straddling the ground of alternative and mainstream culture, James Kent's 'Psychedelic Information Theory' is an attempt to add new scholarly rigour to psychedelia, by examining the creation of novel information in non-linear states of consciousness. (tags:drugsneuro )
Colombian shaman arrested in TX, charged with Ayahuasca possession On Tuesday, October 19, 2010 while en route to leading traditional Ayahuasca ceremonies in Oregon, indigenous Colombian healer Juan Agreda Chindoy was detained in the Houston International Airport. He was formally arrested by ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) for possession of his traditional medicine Ayahuasca. (tags:drugscultcrime )