Monthly Archives: August 2013

Interview with Robin Claire on Tributaries Radio

Yesterday i did a 45 minute interview with radio host Robin Claire – the jumping off point was a discussion of the paper i posted yesterday:  “Beyond Cell Doctrine.” (scroll down one post beneath this one)  The show will air: … Continue reading

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Beyond Cell Doctrine

Complexity Theory Informs Alternate Models of the Body for Cross-Cultural Dialogue Abstract: Cell doctrine is the foundational paradigm of Euro-American medicine and biology. Even without stepping outside that tradition, one may imagine alternate models of the body such as a … Continue reading

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Thinking Outside the (Skull) Box, Part 2

Huffington Post 8/20/2013 We continue our discussion of ways in which mind arises from brain AND body.

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Sages and Scientists Symposium, 2013

5:23 PST Today, I have the great honor (and pleasure) of being at Deepak Chopra’s Sages and Scientists Symposium, here in San Diego.   The event is being live streamed!  I go on at 5:23 for 20 min plus some … Continue reading

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Casagrande Institute for Interfaith Conversation

A Retreat at Wisdom House I’m participating in this great weekend with Rev. Robert Kaizen Kaku Gunn, PhD and Rev. Ann Holmes Redding,  Should be fun!   “Double Belonging, or participating in two religious traditions, might it enrich or evade one’s … Continue reading

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Thinking Outside the (Skull) Box, Part 1

Huffington Post 8/12/2013. Part One of a series of essays considering the notion that experiencing our minds in our heads (and, therefore, in our brains) is not the only way to experience the mind.  My first attempt at taking the … Continue reading

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Scientists and Scholars in the Consciousness Community Weigh in about: Who Are The Enemies of Reason?

Click here. A thread in which I participated published on Huffington Post 7/3/2013 – scientists discussing issues arising from interactions between Deepak Chopra and Richard Dawkins.   Is it scientific to be a “militant atheist” as Dawkins refers to himself? … Continue reading

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