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Transhumanism: A Grimoire of Alchemical Agendas
The ultimate question is no longer "who am I" or "why am I here." These questions were answered in the earliest civilizations by philosophers and priests. Today we live in an age of such rapid advances in technology and science that the ultimate question must be rephrased: what shall we be? This book investigates what may become of human civilization, who is setting the ag ...more
Paperback, 340 pages
Published October 30th 2012 by Feral House
(first published October 16th 2012)
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One of those rare crackpot conspiracy books that comes this close to self-awareness without ever quite smelling the bullshit it’s peddling. The authors frequently point out that they recognize their assertions are pseudoscientific nonsense but power on through anyway. Their dedication is admirable! Unfortunately, they end up saddling the text with piles and piles of quotes from every ancient religious text they can find without ever actually compiling their mountains of supposed evidence into an ...more
This was one trippy book. It starts with some strange readings of some ancient narratives that the authors don't pretend to have some hard nosed understanding of, but instead project a shared interest with the reader... this was the part of the book I found quite fun and engaging. Unfortunately the book doesn't quite hold to the level of engagement presented in the earlier pages. The hidden/secret origins the authors attempt to point to; their discovery of patterns they have grabbed at through d ...more
Joseph P. Farrell is a recognized scholar whose credentials include a Doctor of Patristics degree from the University of Oxford. His literary contribution is a veritable résumé unto itself covering such fields as Nazi Germany, Sacred Literature, physics, finances, the Giza pyramids, and music theory. His latest book is Genes, Giants, Monsters, and Men: The Surviving Elites of the Cosmic War and Th ...more