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Berry and the shamanic

posted by drew

04.24.15

A friend of Thomas Berry's once said to him after a talk, "Tom, you're a prophet." To which he replied, "No, I'm a shaman." Berry's concern was creating the conditions through which Western culture could regain a visionary, shamanic experience of the Earth and cosmos.

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Drew Dellinger

Drew Dellinger is a speaker, poet, writer, teacher, and founder of Planetize the Movement. He has inspired minds and hearts at over 1000 events around the planet, performing poetry and keynoting on justice, ecology, cosmology, activism, democracy and compassion.
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