This year’s Neurospirituality Discussion Series will launch at Harvard’s Countway Medical Library on Thursday September 19th, 2019, at 7 PM in room 201A. The neurospirituality discussion series is a monthly opportunity to explore the intersections of spiritual traditions and contemporary neuroscience in a collegial setting.

This Year’s Topics:

The theme of the September 19th neurospirituality discussion will be:
Spiritual Nondualism: Methods For Plunging Into The Unknown.

Future discussion themes will include:

Time After Time: The Physics & Cognitive Neuroscience Of Temporal Dynamics
(October, date TBD)

Dilating Darwin: Transcendental Realism & Transcendental Biology
(November, date TBD)

Just Like A Prayer: A Neuroscience Of Mysticism & Mystical States
(December, date TBD)

Sacramental Spirituality: Re-examining The Roles Of Ritual
(January, date TBD)

If there are topics you are interested to see represented in the discussion series, please email with your suggestions.

This year’s Boston Neurospirituality Discussion Series promises to be an exhilarating fusion of topical inquiries. Let’s test the boundaries of knowledge and illuminate our worlds!

Previous discussion group topics:

Soul and brain
August 16, 2018

Telos, entelechy, & normative development in Aristotle
September 20, 2018

Phantasia (Imagination) & Memory
October 18, 2018

Eudaimonia & mental health
November 14, 2018

The elusive nous poietikos (active intellect)
December 13, 2018

Neuroplasticity & Virtue
January 17, 2019

Appetitive Faculties, Attachment, & Love
February 21, 2019

Psuche versus Mind
March 21, 2019

Metaphysics of Soul
April 18, 2019

Free Will & Agency
May 16, 2019

Supporting documents for previous discussions may be found here.