Join the Mutations community for a discussion on Charles Taylor’s A Secular Age. We convene on May 31st on Zoom.
John Anderson is the author of The Way of the Living Ghost, and Opening the Vermillion Spirit. In this conversation, we explore the intersection of Chinese Medicine, Daoist philosophy, temporal arts, and animist attitudes towards Anthropocene conditions.
Note: I wrote this introductory piece in the days leading up to the Emerge Gathering in Austin, Texas. Daniel Schmachtenberger proposed framing the conference around the question of a “third attractor,” while Jeremy Lent clarified this attractor involves the creation of an ecological civilization. My readers might appreciate some of the themes cohering below. This…
I recently had the pleasure of joining Amit Paul for a conversation on World of Wisdom podcast. Listen to, “”Gebser, Development, Liminality, Relationality and Why it’s Crucial to Decenter Progress.”
We inhabit the present: this liminal, interim reality where old identities and subjectivities are unspooling. Yet, simultaneously, there is an invitation to remake ourselves and our world, or better yet remake ourselves in relationship with the world.