Kenneth Grant

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Kenneth Grant

England 1924 – 2011

Teachers: Aleister Crowley ,1944; Austin Osman Spare; "outerhuman being" S'lba; H. P. Lovecraft; Karl Germer; David Curwen; Rosaleen Norton; Madeline Montalban AKA Dolores Nork AKA Sylvia Royals; Friedrich Mellinger; Eugen Grosche;Wilfred Smith ;

Students: Stephi Grant, wife; Chuck Furnace; Stephen Mace;

Friends; Michael Houghton, Atlantis Bookshop; Michael Bertiaux; Barry William Hale; David Chaim Smith; David Beth; Nevill Drury; Francis King; Stephen Skinner;

Enemies: Marcelo Ramos Motta; Grady McMurtry; Noel Fitzgerald

Organizations: founded the New Isis Lodge and Typhonian Ordo Templi Orientis AKA the Typhonian Order; A..A.. Argentum Astrum (Order of the Silver Star); OTO AKA Ordo Templi Orientis, expelled by Germer; Zos Kia Cultus, 1952

Author: The Chronicles of Kralnia; The Magical Revival ; Aleister Crowley and the Hidden God; Cults of the Shadow; Nightside of Eden ; Outside the Circles of Time; Hecate's Fountain; Outer Gateways ; Beyond the Mauve Zone ; The Ninth Arch ; Remembering Aleister Crowley,1992; Zos Speaks! Encounters with Austin Osman Spare, 1998; Images and Oracles of Austin Osman Spare, 2003; Borough Satyr, The Life and Art of Austin Osman Spare, (includes a contribution from Steffi Grant), 2005; At the Feet of the Guru: Twenty Five Essays, 2006. ; Hidden Lore: The Carfax Monographs by Kenneth & Steffi Grant, 2006; Dearest Vera Holograph letters from Austin Osman Spare to Vera Wainwright

Comments: Thelemite; Qabalist; Rosicrucian; Left Hand Path; Tantra; lost legal battle for OTO name to Grady McMurtry in USA;

Resources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenneth_Grant; http://www.fulgur.co.uk/authors/grant/