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August 2016
Free

3TEETH – Meet & Greet

August 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
3TEETH

3TEETH - BØUИD BΨ FLΞSH. FRΞΞD BΨ BLØØD. Treadwell's is pleased to host a meet & greet with sonic magickians 3TEETH. The Los Angeles four-piece brought the bite back to the alternative music scene with their eponymous debut in 2014, a counter-cultural offering mounted upon a triad of political awareness, social commentary, and magick. Delivering a sonic palette reminiscent of early Nine Inch Nails, Ministry, and the first generation of techno, and fuelled by the ideas of Robert Anton Wilson, Hakim…

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September 2016

SOLD OUT – Surrealist Art and the Occult

September 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
surrealist art occult

Surrealist Art and the Occult Lecture - Professor ME Warlick (Univ Denver) Some of the artists in the surrealist movement were deeply interested in the occult, both in terms of symbolism and practice. Tonight's lecture looks at these, in particular Ernst, Dali, Magritte and Leonora Carrington. This illustrated lecture will focus on the engagement with alchemy, but it will also take in the tarot cards and palmistry. Our speaker is Professor ME Warlick. Based at University of Denver,   she is…

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Deposit: £40

Tarot for Absolute Beginners

September 4 @ 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
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Tarot for Absolute Beginners Day Workshop - Sue Merlyn The mysterious tarot cards have always held a fascination for people, some intrigues, others baffled. Their archetypes are compelling, and speak to human experiences and eternal myth.  If the tarot cards have fascinated you but you don't know where to start, this workshop may be just what you’re l0oking for. The full day of learning and experience  immerses you in the imagery and meanings.  You're fully involved from the start with…

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£8

Sâr Péladan, Lucifer, Art & Angels

September 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
Lucifer

Sâr Péladan, Lucifer, Art & Angels Lecture - Dr Sasha Chaitow Joséphin Péladan (Sâr Merodack, 1858-1918) was a key figure in fin-de- siècle French Symbolism and in the French occult revival. We learn tonight how he believed in Lucifer as redemptor of humanity, shown in Istar (1888) a novel about Bené Satan, Lucifer and their children. The work unfolds Péladan's ideas of spiritual love, fallen angels and redemptive art.  He believed God wants fallen angels to teach mankind to create art,…

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Deposit: £100

Tarot Reading: Foundation Course with Suzanne Corbie

September 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
tarot-spread

Tarot Reading: Foundation Course Eight week course - Suzanne Corbie Learn to read tarot with a gifted experienced teacher. In an active and well-structured course, you learn the mystical symbolism of the cards, the visual language of their codes and archetypes. There are not only short teaching lectures but also in-class practice readings, homework, interactive class activities and backup support. Tutor Suzanne Corbie has been reading Tarot for 40 years, and is an experienced teacher. Students who successfully complete the…

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£8

A Night for Oshun

September 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
oshun square

A Night for Oshun Lecture - Ode Bitola In Cuba, the Lukumi tradition honours the the goddess/orisha Oshun on 8 September, so we are pleased to host a lecture about her on her day. Popular in both Yorubaland and in the Caribbean, she is the beautiful gold-wearing patroness of luxury, pleasure, sexuality  and beauty -- but also destiny and divination. Oshun was taught divination with cowrie shells by Obatala, the first of the created Orishas, and then She brought the…

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£10

Treadwell’s Open Circle – September 2016

September 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
Open circle

Treadwell’s Open Circle Evening workshop with ritual - Ellie Hughes & Friends If you are a solitary pagan looking for experience of group ceremony and learning, these nights  are designed with you in mind. Thisfriendly evening starts with a presentation on a pagan theme, then opens up into  includes a  discussion, chant, activities and concludes with a group ceremony. It is led by Ellie Hughes and friends, people who are experienced in pagan traditions and are active in the pagan community…

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£8

The Original ‘Bornless Ritual’

September 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
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The Original Bornless Ritual Lecture - Matthew Levi Stevens The Rite of the Headless ('Bornless') One is  famed in ritual modern magic. It is a  Graeco-Egyptian exorcism from c. 2nd century AD. Published in English in 1852, it was taken up by the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn. Aleister Crowley loved it, calling it the rite par excellence for attaining Knowledge & Conversation of the Holy Guardian Angel: its fame from there became universal. Tonight's speaker takes us back…

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£17.99

Beyond the Robot – Launch with Author Talk

September 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
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Beyond the Robot

Beyond the Robot: The Life and World of Colin Wilson Book Launch with Talk - Gary Lachman This new book, subtitled Life and World of Colin Wilson is the first full account of Wilson's career, from his early days as an Angry Young Man, to his last years as a philosopher of consciousness. Colin Wilson burst on the world literary scene in 1956 with The Outsider, and from then until his 2013 death aged 82, Wilson created an enormous body…

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£40

Old School Hoodoo Workings

September 17 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
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Old School Hoodoo Workings - Practical Afternoon Workshop with Lisa Mead (Dr Beetle) Hoodoo is the magical tradition of the American slaves, which has survived into modern black American culture. Until recently it was deeply misunderstood, but in the past decade appreciation and respect have increased. Initiated practitioner Lisa Mead (Dr Beeetle) is from Brooklyn New York, now living in London. Her background is the hoodoo of the Gullah people and region of the Carolinas. She apprenticed through her teens…

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Deposit: £80

The Effective Spell: Chaos Magic & Hypnosis for Results

September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
Ellis Sigil Chaos Magick

The Effective Spell: Chaos Magic & Hypnosis for Results Intensive 4-week Course - Mark Vincent Mark Vincent, a clinical hypnotist and magical practitioner, leads this short course. You select a specific life-enhancing positive magical goal then work to achieve it by the end of week four, using hypnosis and chaos magic techniques. Mark will teach  the methods from both disciplines, and there will be backup guidance throughout. Attendance at all four sessions is essential, and committed independent work is expected.…

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October 2016
£10

Temple of Levanah

October 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
Levanah

Temple of Levanah Meditation Circle - Vivianne  & Chris  Crowley This monthly meditative circle led by Chris and Vivianne Crowley draws on the Western mystery tradition, Wicca and Buddhist practice. All are welcome for an evening of guided meditation, mindfulness practice, attunement, and visualisation, together with discussion and sharing. Open to people of all spiritualities, the Temple of Levanah aims to give insightful experiences to assist in the journey to personal wholeness. Vivianne and Chris Crowley have many decades of…

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£10

Treadwell’s Open Circle – October 2016

October 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
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Treadwell's Open Circle Evening workshop with ritual - Ellie Hughes & Friends If you are a solitary pagan looking for experience of group ceremony and learning, these nights  are designed with you in mind. Thisfriendly evening starts with a presentation on a pagan theme, then opens up into  includes a  discussion, chant, activities and concludes with a group ceremony. It is led by Ellie Hughes and friends, people who are experienced in pagan traditions and are active in the pagan…

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Deposit: £110

Tarot Reading: Foundation Course with Sue Merlyn

October 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
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Tarot Reading: Foundation Course Eight week course - Sue Merlyn Learn to read tarot with a gifted experienced teacher. In an active and well-structured course, you learn the mystical symbolism of the cards, the visual language of their codes and archetypes. There are not only short teaching lectures but also in-class practice readings, homework, interactive class activities and backup support. By the end of the eight-week course, students can use tarot in meditation and do simple readings for themselves and…

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£8

Mary Wollstonecraft of Store Street

October 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
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Mary Wollstonecraft of Store Street Lecture - Suzi Feay Mary Wollstonecraft  ( 1759 -97) wrote her famous long essay Vindication of the Rights of Woman in 1792, whilst living on Store Street  in Bloomsbury, London. This the same street that is now home to Treadwell's. Tonight's lecture honours our former neightbour, whose aura we hope to inhabit. If her ghost walks our street, we hope she blesses our work today. Sometimes called the first feminist philosoper, Wollstonecraft argued passionately and…

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£12

The Belfry: Requiem in A Flat for Sylvia Plath

October 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
belfry final

The Belfry: Requiem in A Flat for Sylvia Plath Performance - Dean Johnson Join us for a one-man performance of narration and song, a re-interpretation of the occult journey of Sylvia Plath. Her first date  with Ted Hughes was at Bloomsbury's Rugby Tavern, a short stagger from his flat at 18 Rugby Street, which soon became their marital home - and is the scene of her poem, 'Dialogue Over A Ouija Board'. Dean Johnson is a songwriter and singer, whose performances take…

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£8

AE & the Irish Occult Renaissance

October 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
russell final

AE and the Irish Occult Renaissance Lecture - James North Dublin in the 1890s was the centre of a potent occult renaissance. This richly illustrated talk tells the story of George Russell (‘AE’)(1867–1935) and his theosophical circle. Russell was WB Yeats’ friend and colleague but, more than that, he was the leading light in a group of Irish artists, occultists and political activists. Tonight's lecture looks at the mysticism of AE and his friends, and examines how their  sense of…

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November 2016
£10

Temple of Levanah

November 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
Levanah

Temple of Levanah Meditation Circle - Vivianne  & Chris  Crowley This monthly meditative circle led by Chris and Vivianne Crowley draws on the Western mystery tradition, Wicca and Buddhist practice. All are welcome for an evening of guided meditation, mindfulness practice, attunement, and visualisation, together with discussion and sharing. Open to people of all spiritualities, the Temple of Levanah aims to give insightful experiences to assist in the journey to personal wholeness. Vivianne and Chris Crowley have many decades of…

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£8

Godhead Dethroned: Leninfall As A Collective Esoteric Practice

November 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
Godhead Dethroned: Leninfall As A Collective Esoteric Pratice

Godhead Dethroned: Leninfall As A Collective Esoteric Practice Lecture - Myroslava Hartmond (Centre for International Studies, University of Oxford) The phenomenon of Leninfall – the toppling of Soviet monuments in Ukraine since November 2013 – presents a rather curious example of post-Soviet collective esoteric practice. The Mother Goddess archetype that is the Ukrainian landscape is liberated of the host of phallic columns that have sought to dominate it forevermore. The plinth, at once battleground and burial-ground, remains empty: what should replace the downcast idol? Tonight's speaker proposes…

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Deposit: £40

Altered States in Magic – Workshop

November 5 @ 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Treadwell’s Bookshop,
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
altered states

Altered States in Magic - A workshop with Julian Vayne Generating altered states of awareness is essential to magical practice. This hands-on workshop  teaches how to achieve trance and ecstasy by methods used for millennia: shaking, spinning, dancing,  drumming and surprising the senses. Today explores optimal ways to use these techniques- with tips the most effective applications. You will take home the knowledge of what works best for you - so you can enhance solo and group rituals. Julian Vayne…

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