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Robert Anton Wilson (1932–2007)

Robert Anton Wilson was born on January 18, 1932 in Flatbush, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Robert Wilson. He was a writer and actor, known for The Illuminatus! Trilogy, Wilhelm Reich in Hell (2005) and Manual de Evasão (1994). He was married to Arlen Riley. He died on January 11, 2007 in Capitola, California, USA. See full bio »

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Manual de Evasão Neuro-Investigator
Borders Self - Philosopher / Author


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 2005 Wilhelm Reich in Hell (Video) (play)
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 1996 Os Túneis da Realidade (Short)
 1994 Manual de Evasão
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 2013 FAADE: Fires in the Blackhole (Short) (special thanks)
 2013 FaaDe: Dimension Shadows (Short) (special thanks)
 2006 Improbable Collapse: The Demolition of Our Republic (Video documentary) (special thanks)
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 2006 Technocalyps (Documentary)
Self - Author
 1998 23
 1992 Arise! The SubGenius Video (Video documentary)
 1989 Borders (TV Movie documentary)
Self - Philosopher / Author
 1987 Die Raupe kann den Schmetterling nicht verstehen (TV Movie documentary)
Self - Schriftsteller (as Robert A. Wilson)
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 2008 Tim Leary: The Art of Dying (Documentary)

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Other Works:

Reality is What You Get Away With (unproduced screenplay) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Robert A. Wilson


Arlen Riley  (her death)  (4 children)

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I look forward without dogmatic optimism but without dread. I love you all and I deeply implore you to keep the lasagna flying. See more »


His third daughter was murdered in 1976 in a robbery. See more »



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