Archive for March 2012

The Empire of Death
Bone rooms, morbid kitsch, and Bolivian skull parties: a fascinating chat with Dr. Paul Koudounaris about his beautifully illustrated book The Empire of Death: A Cultural History of Ossuaries and Charnel Houses.

Mars rocks, butterflies, and the cosmic awe of scientific data: A chat with Carlos Seligo, academic technology specialist for the Program in Human Biology at Stanford University.

Seances, the Singularity, and the message of the medium: a talk with Professor Jill Galvan, author of The Sympathetic Medium: Feminine Channeling, the Occult, and Communication Technologies, 1859-1919.

Seeking the Self, solve et coagula, and when to hang up the phone: an illuminating talk with James DeKorne, author of The Cracking Tower and Psychedelic Shamanism.
Visionary molecules, the psychedelic bible, and talking to talking heads: a chat with Rick Strassman, author of DMT: the Spirit Molecule, and Mitch Schultz, director of the documentary based on the same book.

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