Lisa Rein and Michael Horowitz

Michael Horowitz was Timothy Leary's archivist, editor and bibliographer. He co-founded the Fitz Hugh Ludlow Memorial Library and co-edited Moksha: Aldous Huxley's Classic Writings on Psychedelics and the Visionary Experience and Sisters of the Extreme: Women Writing on the Drug Experience (with Cynthia Palmer). He currently operates Flashback Books, an online store, specializing in rare and out of print books on psychedelic science, history and literature.

Lisa Rein is the Digital Librarian for The Dr. Timothy Leary Futique Trust. She was the Text and Graphics Editor for Surfing the Consciousness Nets, one of Dr. Leary's last published books. Lisa is a co-founder of Creative Commons, a consultant for KurzweilAI.net, a freelance journalist (Wired News, CNet, H+ Magazine), and a singer/songwriter/musician (new album due out in 2015).

Timothy Leary and Marshall McLuhan, turned on and tuned in

Michael Horowitz and Lisa Rein tell the fascinating tale of McLuhan and Leary’s friendship, and present an unpublished letter from the Leary Archives.

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Prototype dissidents: Timothy Leary and Václav Havel at the dawn of the internet age

A previously unknown connection between Czech dissident Vaclav Havel and American psychologist Timothy Leary is revealed by an inscribed copy of Leary’s 1977 Neuropolitics.

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