Can We Strip Culture and History from Thought? Robert Burton

Robert Burton is a physician, novelist, nonfiction author and columnist. His books include three critically acclaimed novels, and his nonfiction books include On Being Certain: Believing You Are Right Even When You’re Not. His essays have appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Aeon, and Nautilus. He is Associate Chief of the Department of Neurosciences at UCSF Medical Center at Mt. Zion.

Continue watching

Related Content


Oct 23–27, 2019
Hayes Mansion, San Jose California

Compassionate Inquiry with Gabor Maté

Mar 3–8, 2019
1440 Multiversity, California


Holotropic States of Consciousness: Technologies of the Sacred

Dec 18, 2018

A pre-recorded 4-part Video Series with Stanislav Grof

Radiant Intimacy 2019

May 24–27, 2019
1440 Multiversity, California


Oct 22–26, 2014
Hayes Mansion, San Jose California