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  • Spring Equinox Sale

    Spring brings with it the promise of a fresh start and new things to come. To celebrate, we're offering 25% off all books and totes from Ignota until the end of the month.
  • Spring Healing Herbs and Plants by Paige Emery

    A ritual guide for mint, violet, rosemary, chamomile, sage, rose, dandelion, clover.
  • Spring Cleaning Tarot Spread by adrienne maree brown

    This spring cleaning spread is all about how we are relating to the bursting life and abundance of spring. Using the cards, we will check in on each element to gather data, then ask for guidance on how to work in harmony with the enlivening energies of spring.
  • Mind Reading List

    To mark the US publication of Atlas of Anomalous AI later this month, we are offering eight essential reads about mind in all its forms. What do we know about intelligence? How did it come into being? What forms does it take, human and non-human? How might it change and develop in the future?
  • Five Influences on Unknown Language by Huw Lemmey

    Huw Lemmey offers insights into five of his influences during the writing of Unknown Language, a mutant fiction of speculative mysticism that follows the journey of visionary healer Hildegard of Bingen following a great cataclysm. Unknown Language been longlisted for the Republic of Consciousness Prize 2021, which rewards the best fiction published by small presses every year.
  • WATCH: Unknown Language book launch 🌱

    🌱 Watch the launch of Unknown Language with Huw Lemmey, Bhanu Kapil and Alice Spawls, with Elvia Wilk in the chair, held on the Feast Day of Hildegard of Bingen on 17 September.
  • Hildegard's Healing Recipes

    “Your food shall be your remedy.” Hildegard's medieval recipes for inspiration for your own healing practices.
  • Mercury Retrograde

    Ignota hosted Emily Segal and Michelle Tea to launch Mercury Retrograde, Emily's debut novel published by Deluge Books, a new mass experimental qu...
  • The Hierophant by Ted Hand

    The tarot card that represents 2021 is the fifth card of the Major Arcana, The Hierophant (2+0+2+1=5). To mark the turn of this tricky year, we are returning to Ted Hand’s text originally published as part of 22 Moons, on finding equivalences with The Hierophant in the work of C. G. Jung and Philip K. Dick.