Robert Anton Wilson

Robert Anton Wilson (1/18/1932 – 1/11/2007) was a writer and philosopher best known for his fictional Illuminatus series and non-fictional Cosmic Trigger series of books. He wrote about conspiracy theory, magic, spirituality, psychedelics, and counter culture from a skeptical and humorous point of view.

RAW described his agnostic philosophy as “maybe logic.”

Official Sites

Official Site

Robert Anton Wilson’s blog

Maybe Logic Academy

Unofficial Sites

Wikipedia entry

Robert Anton Wilson Fans

Recent news

Robert Anton Wilson Lost Studio Session released

Writings

The Sex Magicians Lost Robert Anton Wilson book. Online for free.

Cosmic Trigger III excerpt

Negative Thinking from Reality Magazine, June 1963

A collection of Robert Anton Wilson’s columns from GettingIt

Two essays by Robert Anton Wilson

Bid for Governor of California

Robert Anton Wilson for Governor

Interviews

Digital Falcon interview Nov. 2004

Robert Anton Wilson interview in 21C Magazine 1997

Above: RAW on Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher in 1996

Temporary Autonomous Zone live show interview from 1993

Robert Anton Wilson TV interview from 1991 video

Mavericks of the Mind interview 1989

Obits

Peter Lamborn Wilson (aka Hakim Bey)’s obit

Alan Moore pays tribute to RAW video.

Jesse Walker’s obit from Reason

Official announcement of his death

Writings on RAW

Jesse Walker: We’re living in Robert Anton Wilson’s world

Misc

Antero Alli’s Eight Circuit Brain online course

Robert Anton Wilsons’s influence on the TV series LOST

Video clips from Manual of Evasion a 1994 Portugese film starring Robert Anton Wilson, Terrence McKenna, and Rudy Rucker.

Antero Alli talks about how he met Robert Anton Wilson Technoccult TV video.

The hidden roots of the 23 Enigma

See Also

Timothy Leary

The Brothers McKenna

Alan Moore