Leary on Drugs: New Material from the Archives! Advice, Humor and Wisdom from the Godfather of Psychedelia

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Cultural Writing. He famously exhorted people to "turn on, tune in, and drop out," but Timothy Leary had a lot more to say about drugs—a lot more. LEARY ON DRUGS compiles every interesting thing he ever said about the subject. Drawing from Leary's books, interviews, magazine articles, and scholarly journals, the book includes essays, quotes, and stories, ranging from his first acid trip and the sociology of LSD to drug war hysteria, the right to get high, and advice on using ...

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Overview

Cultural Writing. He famously exhorted people to "turn on, tune in, and drop out," but Timothy Leary had a lot more to say about drugs—a lot more. LEARY ON DRUGS compiles every interesting thing he ever said about the subject. Drawing from Leary's books, interviews, magazine articles, and scholarly journals, the book includes essays, quotes, and stories, ranging from his first acid trip and the sociology of LSD to drug war hysteria, the right to get high, and advice on using psychedelics responsibly.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781889307176
  • Publisher: RE/Search Publications
  • Publication date: 11/1/2008
  • Pages: 300
  • Sales rank: 1,418,676
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction RU Sirius Sirius, RU 5

Ch. 1 Trips 9

Ch. 2 Visions 47

Ch. 3 Theories & Reflections 55

Pt. 1 The Nature and Purpose of Psychedelic Experiences 55

Pt. 2 Arguments 76

Pt. 3 The Psychedelic Movement 83

Pt. 4 Tales of Brave Ulysses 107

Pt. 5 Other Drugs 131

Ch. 4 The Politics of Ecstasy & Infamy 140

Timothy Leary Illustrated Timeline 171

R/S Catalog 180

Index 188

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