Saturday, January 13, 2007

Robert Anton Wilson

The New York times reports the death of Robert Anton Wilson, author of
The Illuminatus! trilogy Schrodinger's Cat trilogy:

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Paul Krassner recalls Wilson's description of the creative process: "I write the first draft straight, then rewrite stoned, then rewrite straight again, then rewrite stoned again, and so on, until I'm absolutely delighted with every sentence, or irate editors start reminding me about deadlines--whichever comes first...."

BlackCrayon features a short audio clip by Wilson in which he discusses his ideas about anarchism: