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Inner alchemy e-mail archive


The alchemy forum has been through four incarnations or phases. I began this discussion group in July 1995 as an open unmoderated e-mail list. This open forum discussed many topics (not always entirely relevant to alchemy) in considerable depth and attracted a number of scholars, however, eventually a few manipulative individuals produced a degree of chaos on the forum that was unacceptable. At the end of January 1996 I decided to re-establish the forum as a fully moderated one. The messages were then sequentially numbered. I chose to moderate this forum rather benignly, chosing only to intervene when I felt a discussion was straying too far from the topic of alchemy or if contributors were becoming too strident in their criticisms of others. This benevolent moderation regime eventually led to problems when a number of contributors to the forum would not accept my judgment of what was and what was not relevant to the forum. After some difficulties in July and August 1996 I decided to re-establish the forum as the alchemy academic forum and restrict the discussion of alchemy to a more scholarly and less speculative approach. During November 1996 a number of problem subscribers again disrupted the forum, and I decided it would be best to separate out specialist scholarly e-mail groups for serious discussion, and reestablish the alchemy forum as an unmoderated e-mail general discussion group on alchemy.
Here are the archived discussions of the inner alchemy e-mail group.
Scholarly e-mail groups on alchemy.


Cyliani Black Sun
Aion & Pisces Bridal Chamber
Catalysts
Christ and Satan as brothers
Philosophical Death Gerard Dorn
Dream Interpretation Alchemy and its effects
Four Elements Exodus
Fixing the volatile Flamel's Music
The Golem Hermaphrodite
Homunculus Is inner work practical ?
Inner Interpretation Jung
Kabbalah Kabbalah
Little Bang Theory Meditation on lab processes
Music and harmony Origins of alchemy
Ourobouros Dom Pernety's Zodiac
Philosophers' Stone Various threads on serpents
Tantra Yoga as Alchemy