An Intimate Conversation About Plants, Fungi, and Animals

Special Event

An Intimate Conversation About Plants, Fungi, and Animals

Tuesday, Apr 10, 2012 , 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Ralph Metzner, PhD, Kathleen Harrison, MA
EarthRise at IONS
101 San Antonio Rd
Petaluma CA 94952
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Ralph and Kat, old friends with vast experience of the titled subject matter, will have a spontaneous, creative conversation about their field of study, what is currently of greatest interest to them and why, and what has fascinated them over the years.

Please join us for this very special evening of dinner and conversation.

5:30 pm Reception
6:00 pm Dinner
7:00 pm Conversation

Tickets: $35 in advance, $45 at the door

Ralph Metzner, PhD, is a psychotherapist, Professor Emeritus at the California Institute of Integral Studies, and founder/president of the Green Earth Foundation. His books include The Unfolding Self, The Well of Remembrance, Alchemical Divination, MindSpace and TimeStream, and with Ram Dass, Birth of a Psychedelic Culture.

Kathleen Harrison, MA, is an ethnobotanist, writer, artist, and photographer who researches the relationships between plants and people. She teaches tropical field courses for the U. of Minnesota, U. of Missouri, Albany College of Health Science, and Goddard College. She has done fieldwork in Latin America for over 35 years. Kat is the co-founder and Director of Botanical Dimensions, a nonprofit organization devoted to preserving medicinal and shamanic plant knowledge from the Amazon and tropics around the world, and which has supported indigenous projects in Mexico, Peru, Ecuador, and Costa Rica.

For more information, please contact or call (707) 779-8202.

Dr. Metzner will be presenting Integrating with Your Shadow, Connecting with your Guide on April 13–15 at IONS EarthRise Retreat Center.

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