Ayahuasca is telling humanity to wake up and take action. Dennis McKenna will be speaking on this topic, and more, this summer at the World Ayahuasca Conference in Spain, and sat down for this interview to talk about ayahuasca’s message for humanity.
The effort to define alchemy to everyone’s satisfaction may well be impossible. On one hand, alchemy needs to be defined in a way that encapsulates the living breadth and depth of the world’s alchemical traditions. On the other hand, such a definition must also be internally consistent with the many specific, historically contingent (and at times contradictory) expressions of alchemy.