How to Change Your Mind: Michael Pollan in conversation with Dacher Keltner on the new science of psychedelics
Special Event | March 5 | 5-6 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library, 101 Doe Library
Michael Pollan, professor of journalism, UC Berkeley; Dacher Keltner, professor of psychology, UC Berkeley
In his latest book, How to Change Your Mind, Michael Pollan turns his focus to psychedelics LSD, psilocybin mushrooms, and the like exploring their history, use, and potential to help people not only transcend, but also treat conditions from addiction to anxiety. Pollan will join Dacher Keltner, a professor of psychology at UC Berkeley and founder of the Greater Good Science Center, for a conversation about the book. Copies will be available to purchase from Pegasus Books. The event is free. Registration is necessary to be assured of a seat.
The Library attempts to offer programs in accessible, barrier-free settings. If you think you may require disability-related accommodations, please contact the event sponsor, Susan Edwards (510-643-6224, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Register online by March 4.