Edward Gauntlett, MA

Location: Whyteleafe

Membership Grade: Professional Member

Contact Info

Phone: 07493645603
Mobile: 07493645603
Email: Edward.Gauntlett@down21.freeuk.com
Website: http://www.edwardgauntlett.com/

General Experience

Writer, proofreader, editor, lecturer and widely read across various subject areas, primarily: philosophy, world religions, literature (BA Philosophy KCL; MA Literature, Religion and Philosophy Sussex University), psychotherapies, history, art, magic and the occult. Proofreading and editing academic theses and peer-reviewed publications. My experience, including working in the financial sector in the City, ensures I meet tight deadlines. I will be happy to consider any commission, including at short notice.


Literature and Poetry In English

MA Literature, Religion and Philosophy.


Long standing interest in mythology and I have published a number of articles on these subjects.

History (All Areas)

Wide reading in world history, particularly in relation to religion and art.

Philosophy (All Areas)

I hold a BA in Philosophy and an MA in Literature, Religion and Philosophy. Recent index prepared for Thomas-Pellicer The Places of God.

Eastern Religions

I have studied Buddhism, Hinduism and Taoism.


Long standing interest in the occult and magick, particularly the works of Aleister Crowley, Kenneth Grant, Austin Osman Spare, Dion Fortune. I have written extensively on these subjects with books published by Von Zos and articles in Abraxas, The Cauldron and Quest. Recent work includes proofreading and indexing Grant The Ninth Arch Starfire Publishing 2016.

Art History

All areas, especially Symbolists and Surrealists.


Extensive study of theology and the Bible

Religious History

World religions and mythology.


Psychotherapies, including Art Psychotherapy, also Psychoanalysis and Analytical Psychology.


Extensive background (and book collection)

Current Affairs

Politics, economics, trade.

Other skills

Proofreading the revised and enhanced new editions of Kenneth Grant's books for Starfire Publishing Ltd. Editing and proofreading MA / MSc theses and articles for peer reviewed academic journals.

Books and academic theses.

Published author in journals and books. Editor of The Charles Williams Society Quarterly.

Recent indexes include

Johannes Kester, The Politics of Energy Security, Routledge, 2018
Glen Searle (Ed.), Compulsory Property Acquisition for Urban Densification, Routledge, 2018
Henrik Bogdan (Ed.), Servants of the Star and the Snake, Starfire Publishing, 2018
Orly Maya Stern, Gender, Conflict and International Humanitarian Law: A critique of the ‘principle of distinction’, Routledge, 2018
John Louth and Trevor Taylor, British Defence in the 21st Century, Routledge, 2019
Stephanie Mansourian and John Parrotta (Eds) , Forest Landscape Restoration, Routledge, 2018
Agni Kalfagianni and Sophia Skordili (Eds), Localizing Global Food, Routledge, 2019
June Grasso, Japan’s “New Deal” for China, Routledge, 2019
Hamid Alkifaey, The Failure of Democracy in Iraq, Routledge, 2019
Martha Bridge Denkla, Understanding Learning and Related Disabilities: Inconvenient Brains, Routledge, 2019

Clients Include

Cambridge Scholars
Starfire Publishing