August 9-22, 2010

Invited speakers

Dr. Dennis McKenna, Ethnopharmacologist
Prof. William A. Richards, Psychologist

Lectures by Dennis McKenna

  • A gram is better than a damn: Cosmetic psychopharmacology and the chemical engineering of personality
  • The History of Drug laws
  • Psychoactive drugs in neuroscience and consciousness research

Lectures by William A. Richards

  • The Rebirth of Research with Entheogens: The Hopkins Studies
  • Spirituality, Entheogens and Coping with Cancer
  • Religious Experiences and Religious Lives: Integrative Strategies
  • “Music in the Exploration of Consciousness”