Talking Jack Parsons
Myself, Miguel Conner, Jeff Wolfe, and host Ryan Peverly talk Jack Parsons, Techgnosis, and occulture today.
Hacking the Self
I talk to the Hacking the Self podcast about Jordan Peterson, Sam Harris, and the meaning of religion today
Was Jerry a Bodhisattva?
Psychedelics and Buddhism: Practicing the poison path
The Weirdness of Being
My Breaking Convention 2017 talk on the weirdness as an aesthetic, psychedelic, and ontological reality.
Living with Others
A talk on animism and ethics delivered at Lightning in a Bottle, 2015.
Technocultures of Consciousness
A wide-ranging talk about the culture of engineering consciousness, today and in the 1970s.
Understanding Transcendental Meditation
The Psychedelic Book of the Dead
In this talk, given at the Morbid Anatomy Museum in February, I tell the story of Tim Leary's influential appropriation of the Tibetan Book of the Dead.
The Revelation of Philip K. Dick
A recording of an October Gallery talk on PKD and the Exegesis.
Robert Anton Wilson's Pulp Illuminations
A talk at the Esoteric Book Conference, September 2014
Psychedelic Culture at the Crossroads
A talk at the Psychedelic Society of San Francisco.
The Creative Imagination in the Age of Neuroscience and Hypermedia
To the Best of Our Knowledge Interview 2
A performance lecture with musician Mark Pilkington.