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Referenced Works: Books, Meditation, and Mountain Paths

Referenced articles, books, art, locations and related reading for recent talks


Referenced works from recent talks: Books, articles, places, events. General topics include: Pilgrimage paths, vipassana meditation, book making, photography.


#Art / Photography



  • Operation Hardtack, 1958
  • Fake Obama
  • Fisher Protocol, Roger Fisher, 1981
  • Vipassana Meditation
  • George Nakashima Interview
  • Aki no Mineiri festival, Haguro-san
  • Brands’ Whole Earth opening: We are as gods and might as well get good at it. So far, remotely done power and glory—as via government, big business, formal education, church—has succeeded to the point where gross defects obscure actual gains. In response to this dilemma and to these gains a realm of intimate, personal power is developing—power of the individual to conduct his own education, find his own inspiration, shape his own environment, and share his adventure with whoever is interested. Tools that aid this process are sought and promoted by the WHOLE EARTH CATALOG.

#Trails / Places

  • Kumano Kodo (Wakayama / Nara)
  • 60-Ri Goe Kaido (Yamagata)
  • Kisoji (Nakasendo / Gifu)
  • Hida Furukawa (Gufu)
  • Takigahara (Kanazawa)
  • Setonaikai (Awashima, Takamishima)
  • Camino de Santiago (Spain)

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