J. DANIEL GUNTHER is a life‐long student of Egyptology, mythology, psychology, religion and esotericism. For over thirty-five years he has been a member of A∴A∴, the teaching Order established by Aleister Crowley. He is considered one of the foremost authorities on the doctrines of Thelema and the syncretic method of Magick and Mysticism taught by A∴A∴. He is the author of the highly acclaimed Initiation in the Æon of the Child and co-editor of Pythagoras, His Life and Teachings, both published by Ibis Press. He is on the editorial board of The Equinox, published by Weiser, and has served as consultant and advisor for numerous other publications. 

His dynamic Lectures on Thelema have been proclaimed penetrating & inspiring, while his engaging question and answer sessions demonstrate his collegial approach and sincere commitment to student learning.