A great moment in ultra-modern history: Timothy Leary reading Thomas Pynchon’s Gravity’s Rainbow while in solitary confinement.
Michael Johnson and Peter Quadrino have jointly released two blog posts that focus on Thomas Pynchon’s epic novel Gravity’s Rainbow.
Both discuss Timothy Leary’s fascination with the novel; Michael focuses more on Leary, while PQ offers more of an overview. Do read both pieces.
Fugitive Thoughts: Timothy Leary’s Reading of Pynchon’s Gravity’s Rainbow
by Michael Johnson