Antonio Pineda was one of the founders of the Straight Theatre in San Francisco California. He was influenced in that halcyon era by the poets Michael McClure, Richard Brautigan and David Gitin. Pineda is the author of the avant garde lysergic novel, The Magick Papers. The curator of the Straight Theatre archives is Reggie Williams, firstname.lastname@example.org. The novel and theatre piece entitled Minuit Aux Pere Lachaise, translated by Anthony Georges Whyte, can be accessed at www.magickpapers.com.