Altered States of Consciousness

The Social Research Journal is organizing a conference on Altered States of Consciousness that will be held at the New School University in New York City, on February 22-24, 2001.
Jonathan Miller, MD – director, physician and author – will deliver the Keynote Address. Other speakers include Ethan Nadelmann, Director of The Lindesmith Center-Drug Policy Foundation; Lester Grinspoon, MD, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School; Frits Staal, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and South and Southeast Asian Studies at University of California-Berkeley; and A. Alvarez, Author.

A concluding panel discussion on Alternatives to the War on Drugs will be moderated by Jerome Jaffe, MD, former Director of the Special Action for Drug Abuse Prevention in the Nixon Administration.

Admission to the conference is $75.00 before January 5, 2001 and $100.00 thereafter. Full-time students with valid ID are admitted free.

For more information, please contact the Conference Office at (212) 229-2488, or [email protected], or visit