Join us on Wednesday, Oct. 3, for a special evening with a leading spokesperson in psychedelics: Dr. Dennis McKenna, member of the renown Heffter Institute.
Dennis will start the evening with a short conversation on the changing cultural mores of psychedelics, then screen two documentaries. A Q&A will follow.
The Shaman and the Scientist, directed by Sarah Hutt and starring McKenna, explores the symbiotic relationship between the shaman and the indigenous plants in the Amazonian Rainforest and how these could useful in the treatment of mental illness.
A NEW UNDERSTANDING, directed by Robert Barnhart, chronicles the beneficial uses of psilocybin on terminally ill patients and his success in having psilocybin moved from a schedule 1 substance to schedule 2.
Tickets: $25 / Free for members.
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