“We’re in the midst of a Psychedelic Renaissance, and renewed interest in psychedelics underscores the need for wider discussion in academia and beyond.”
Amherst, MA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014
Keynote speaker Dennis McKenna, Ph.D. will present on “Plant & Human Symbiosis and the Origins of the Imagination”. Best known as the brother of contemporary philosopher and psychedelic enthusiast Terence McKenna, Dennis McKenna has more than 40 years experience studying and authoring works on hallucinogenic and medicinal plants of the Amazon. Vice Magazine journalist Hamilton Morris will be discussing the history of pharmaceutical and designer drugs along with the legal, technological, and scientific developments that have driven their evolution. Composer, ethnomusicologist and recent TED presenter Alexandre Tannous will explore the therapeutic potential of sound and conduct a “Sound Meditation” for the audience.
Join the Joe Rogan Experience podcast for a discussion with Dennis McKenna and Joshua Wickerham on Friday, March 28th at 11:00am PST about PSYMPOSIUM 2014 and the goals of the Ethnobotanical Stewardship Council in assuring the sustainability of sacred medicines for the future.