Introduction to PCC YouTube Channel - Brian Swimme
PCC's YouTube channel includes videos of faculty lectures delivered to students in the "Introduction to PCC" course taken by all incoming MA and PhD students. Below is Professor Brian Swimme's introductory lecture. Visit the Intro to PCC YouTube channel for more videos.
PCC Forum Video Archive
The PCC Forum is an interdisciplinary lecture series that features CIIS and PCC professors, visiting scholars, and PhD students.
Professor Brian Swimme, "Why We Study the Universe"
A lecture for CIIS Public Programs & Performances on April 20, 2016.
Professor Brian Swimme at Google: Journey of the Universe
A lecture delivered at the Google Campus in April of 2016.
Professor Brian Swimme, "Ecology: A New Story"
A lecture at Seattle University on July 10, 2009
Professors Robert McDermott and Sean Kelly lecturing on Carl Jung and Rudolf Steiner
A lecture series delivered at the San Francisco Waldorf High School.
Professor Stanislav Grof at the 2013 Psychedelic Science Conference
In this presentation, Professor Grof outlines the radical changes that would have to be made in our understanding of consciousness and of the human psyche in health and disease to accommodate the revolutionary observations from psychedelic therapy.
Professor Stanislav Grof Interviewed at the 2015 Science and Non-Duality Conference
An interview for the podcast "Buddha at the Gas Pump" on October 24, 2015.
Professor Sean Kelly, "Cosmological Wisdom and Planetary Madness"
Professor Sean Kelly interviewed by Carolyn Baker on July 7, 2016
Professor Sean Kelly on Archetypal Cosmology and the Evolution of Consciousness
Grounded in the paradigmatic research of Richard Tarnas, and drawing as well from his own integration of Hegel, Jung, and related integral streams of thought, Sean Kelly explores some of the implications of the recasting of astrological categories in an evolutionary context.
Professor Richard Tarnas interviewed by Chris Brennan
Professor Richard Tarnas, "Like a Rolling Stone: The Nobility of the Postmodern--and Why the Scientific Quest against Anthropomorphism Has Been Pursued with Religious Fervor"
PCC Forum Lecture on March 16, 2012
Professor Richard Tarnas, "Humanity's Rite of Passage"
Public lecture in Seattle, Washington sponsored by Rite of Passage Journeys and Antioch University, March 13, 2013.
Professor Richard Tarnas, "A Brief History of Western Thought"
Opening lecture of the CIIS course, October 5, 2012
Dis-enchantment, Mis-enchantment, and Re-enchantment: A Dialogue
Professor Richard Tarnas and then doctoral student Matthew David Segall deepen and complexify Max Weber's well known narrative concerning the disenchantment of the world due to modern science and rationality by engaging Bruno Latour's thesis that, in some sense, we have never been modern. This dialogue was recorded during the PCC community's annual retreat at Esalen in 2013.
Professors Joanna Macy and Sean Kelly interviewed by PCC PhD alumnus David Nicol
Professor Robert McDermott, "The Bhagavad Gita and the West"
CIIS professor Robert McDermott, CIIS Board of Trustees President Prasad Vepa, and Kal Krishnan, founder of Kal Krishnan Consulting Services, Inc. participate in a lively conversation about the Bhagavad Gita.
Professor Brian Swimme interviewed by Robert Wright
PCC Adjunct Professor Christopher Bache interviewed by SkyBlue Symposia
2012 Cosmology of Love Conference at CIIS
The Cosmology of Love Conference was a two-day conference held in April 2012, which featured 18 presentations by students and faculty from various CIIS programs on diverse topics within the larger theme of a "Cosmology of Love."