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The Esalen Journal
Our blog is a destination for storytelling that encompasses everything from inspiring conversations with cultural luminaries and Esalen instructors to timely news announcements, new opportunities, book recommendations, and soul-nurturing recipes from our kitchen.
Voices of Esalen Podcast
The Voices of Esalen podcast features in-depth interviews with the dynamic teachers and thinkers on the leading edge of new ways of thinking and being in the world. Hosted by Sam Stern, past guests include Cheryl Strayed, Michael Pollan, Dr. Kamilah Majied, Dr. Han Ren, Stan Grof, Esalen co-founder Michael Murphy and many more.
Esalen Live! is a series of interviews hosted by Christine Chen featuring talks and experiences with our dynamic faculty and expertise from special guests passionate about exploring human potential.
Bill Donius: Thought Revolution
Sam's Top 6 Favorite Things of 2022
Adam Bramlage: Microdosing 101
Louie Schwartzberg: Gratitude Revealed
Chef Elle Simone on Cuisine and America's Culture: How Flavor Shapes a Nation