Papers & Lectures

Conference Papers

2022

‘”Something completely new in art”: Aleister Crowley’s influence on Frieda Harris’s Artistic Development’

Special Panel: ‘Aleister Crowley, the Thelemic Tradition, and the Creative Arts’

8th International ESSWE Conference: Esotericism, Art and Creativity, University College Cork, Ireland (upcoming, July – postponed from 2021)

‘The Women of the Tarot – the interpretation of the Golden Dawn Book T as manifested by Frieda Harris and Pamela Colman Smith’

Glastonbury Occult Conference (upcoming February – postponed from 2021)

2019

‘Frieda Harris and the Divine Giraffe: Frieda Harris’s Esoteric Journey and its Influence on her Artwork’

Trans-States 2, University of Northampton (September)

A Cartomantic Marriage – an exploration of the relationship between Frieda Harris and Aleister Crowley during the development of The Book of Thoth

Magickal Women Conference, London (June)

‘Frieda Harris and the Divine Giraffe: Frieda Harris’s Esoteric Journey and its Influence on her Artwork’

Glastonbury Occult Conference (February)

Public Lectures

2021

‘Frieda Harris’s Perception of Thelema’

Ordo Templi Orientis, Österreich online lecture programme (upcoming, March)

2020

‘“In Search of a Satisfactory God” – Frieda Harris’s Quest for Esoteric Fulfilment’

Magickal Women Conference Summer Salons (live Zoom presentation, September)

‘Frieda Harris, Aleister Crowley and The Book of Thoth’

Treadwells Online (Zoom recording, August)

‘Frieda Harris, Aleister Crowley and The Book of Thoth’

Treadwell’s Bookshop (January)

2017

‘Aleister Crowley: the Man Behind the Magic’

‘A Cartomantic Marriage: Frieda Harris, Aleister Crowley and the Thoth Tarot’

Theosophical Society of Scotland, Edinburgh (March)