Speakers and Topics

RALPH ABRAHAM, Chaos pioneer, professor emeritus of mathematics at UC Santa Cruz, author of Chaos, Gaia Eros
09/00 – THE CHAOS REVOLUTION
09/01 – IMAGE, CULTURE & CHAOS THEORY
10/00 – THE FRACTAL GEOMETRY OF DREAMTIME: A Four-Part Fugue
04/03 – KEPLER’S MUSIC OF THE SPHERES

ANDREA AKERS, founding president of International Synergy
11/00 – SCIENCE, SYNERGY & CULTURE

SUSAN ALEXJANDER, composer, performer and music educator
09/03 – SOUNDS OF LOGOS: THE VIBRATORY HARMONIES OF DNA

JOSE ARGUELLES, whole systems scientist, artist and author of Time and the Technosphere
05/02 – TIME AND THE TECHNOSPHERE: THE LAW OF TIME IN HUMAN AFFAIRS

CHRIS BACHE, award winning professor, Director of Transformative Learning at the Institute of Noetic Sciences
02/02 – DARK NIGHT, EARLY DAWN

JAY BALDWIN, inventor, designer, author of Bucky Works, an editor of The Whole Earth Review and instructor of ecological design at California College of Arts and Crafts
11/00 – BUCKMINSTER FULLER’S IDEAS FOR TODAY

JULIETTE BECK, of Global Exchange, an international human rights organization
02/01 – MAKING A BETTER WORLD

MEDEA BENJAMIN, co-founder of Global Exchange
03/02 – REBUILDING AFGHANISTAN

MALI BURGESS, architectural artist and founder of the Foundation For the Future
10/00 – THE FRACTAL GEOMETRY OF DREAMTIME: A Four-Part Fugue
03/01 – THE ART OF CONSCIOUSNESS / GEOMETRICAL TEMPLATES AND
PROCESSES OF THE COSMOS

NICCOLO CALDARARO, anthropologist, Adjunct Professor of Anthropology, San Francisco State University, artist and art conservator
10/00 – THE FRACTAL GEOMETRY OF DREAMTIME: A Four-Part Fugue

ANGANA P. CHATTERJI, Visiting Professor in the Social and Cultural Anthropology Program at the
IInstitute of Integral Studies
04/02 – MAKING DEMOCRACY: PEOPLE’S MOVEMENTS, CULTURAL SURVIVAL, AND
THE STRUGGLE FOR JUSTICE IN INDIA

MARK COMINGS, philosopher and research scientist at the International Space Sciences Organization
02/01 – THE NEW SCIENCES & SYNTROPIC PATH OF THE PLENUM

KEVIN DANAHER, co-founder of global exchange
10/03 – PARADIGM SHIFT: DEMOCRATIZING THE GLOBAL ECONOMY

IRINA DELIN, M.A. / TIMEN TIMEV ROSENCROYTZ, M.D., psychiatrist, philosophers, poets, musicians, playwrite, painter and authors of The Revolt of Mediocrities
02/03 – BEYOND EITHER-OR: RECONCILING TRUTH, BEAUTY AND THE GOOD

DUANE ELGIN, author of Voluntary Simplicity, Awakening Earth and Promise Ahead
10/00 – HUMANITIES CHOICE: EVOLUTIONARY CRASH OR BOUNCE

MARILYN FERGUSON, publisher of the Brain/Mind Bulletin, author of The Brain Revolution and The Aquarian Conspiracy
11/01 – AQUARIUS NOW

SUZI GABLIK, art critic and author of The Reenchantment of Art and Living the Magical Life:
An Oracular Adventure
01/03 – LIVING THE MAGICAL LIFE: AN ORACULAR ADVENTURE

SHARON GRACE, professor of New Genre Studies at the San Francisco Art Institute
05/01 – CHAOS AESTHETICS

RUTH-INGE HEINZE, researcher in psychological anthropology, comparative religion and alternative medicine
10/01 – WHAT IS REALITY ? A DISCUSSION OF ABSOLUTES

RHODESSA JONES, Co-Artistic Director of Cultural Odyssey and Artistic Director of The Medea Project Theatre for Incarcerated Women – and – IDRIS ACKAMOOR, muscian, composer, tap dancer and Founder / Executive Director of Cultural Odyssey
09/02 – IN SEARCH OF HUMAN CULTURE

RICHARD KAMIER, artist, activist, educator
11/02 – SEEING PEACE: ARTISTS COLLABORATE WITH THE UNITED NATIONS

SEAN KELLY, Ph.D., Director of the program in Philosophy, Cosmology and Consciousness at CIIS and the author of books and articles on Hegel, Jung, transpersonal psychology and the new science
03/03 – COMPLEXIO OPPOSITORIUM: REFLECTIONS ON JUNG AND THE SCIENCE OF COMPLEXITY

ROWENA PATTEE KRYDER, M.S.F., Ph.D. , author of 11 books and creator of thousands of art works
08/02 – THE CADUCEUS, THE QUANTUM AND THE ALCHEMICAL CODE

MICHAEL S SCHNEIDER, author of A Beginner’s Guide to Constructing the Universe
11/03 – ICONIC SPIRAL: A WHOLE WHIRLED

BEVERLY RUBIK. Ph.D., biophysicist, author of Life At the Edge of Science; and founder and president of the Institute for Frontier Science
10/02 – THE FEMININE ARCHETYPE: HEALING THE MIND-BODY SPLIT IN SCIENCE

DR. SALVATORE SANTOLI, nanobiologist and senior scientist with the International Nanobiology Testbed in Rome
11/00 – THE ROOTS OF AESTHETIC PERCEPTION
11/02 – DEEP LOGIC: A NANOSCALE MELDING OF LOGIC, PHYSICS & INFORMATION PROCESSING

MARTHA SENGER, conceptual artist, cultural theorist, founder and Director of the g2 Institute for Integral Aesthetics and author of numerous papers including Chaos Architecture: A Metapattern That Connects and Neo-Vorticism: The Tao of Form
10/00 – THE FRACTAL GEOMETRY OF DREAMTIME: A Four-Part Fugue
05/01 – CHAOS AESTHETICS
12/03 – AESTHETIC RECONSTRUCTION: PERFORMING THE REAL

DR. JACQUES SIBONI, psychoanalyst and author of Les Mathemes de Lacan
04/01 – JACQUES LACAN: A NEW APPROACH TO THE HUMAN SUBJECT

TIMEN TIMEV ROSENCROYTZ, M.D. / IRINA DELIN, M.A., psychiatrist, philosophers, poets, muscians, playwrite, painter and authors of The Revolt of Mediocrities
02/03 – BEYOND EITHER-OR: RECONCILING TRUTH, BEAUTY AND THE GOOD

DR. KATYA WALTER, philosopher, analinear analyst and author of The Tao of Chaos
03/01 – THE TAO OF CHAOS

FRED ALLEN WOLF, physicist, writer and lecturer on consciousness and the new physics, author of Mind Into Matter, Parallel Universes and Taking the Quantum Leap
12/01 – THE DREAMING UNIVERSE