Best of The Red Book Dialogues: Robert Thurman + Jane Selinske
Screening of the filmed conversation of Tibet scholar Robert Thurman + analyst Jane Selinske
Runtime: 40:21 minutes
“We have not yet tamed our own demons of racism, nationalism, sexism, and materialism. We have not yet made peace with a land we took by force and have only partly paid for.” – Robert Thurman
Robert A. F. Thurman is the Jey Tsong Khapa Professor of Indo-Tibetan Buddhist Studies in the Department of Religion at Columbia University, and co-founder and President of Tibet House in New York City. He writes and lectures on Buddhism, Asian history, and philosophy. A personal friend of the Dalai Lama for over 40 years, the New York Times magazine has referred to him as "The Dalai Lama's man in America." He has lectured all over the world; his academic and popular writing explore the relevance and application of Tibetan Buddhism to contemporary thought, science, and politics. In 1997, Time magazine named him one of the 25 Most Influential Americans.
Jane Selinske Ed.D., LCSW, NCPsyA-LP, MT-BC, is a licensed Jungian analyst, a certified teacher and trainer of Mandala Assessment through the Association of Teachers of Mandala Assessment and a Board Certified Music Therapist. Dr. Selinske is on the faculty of the C. G. Jung Foundation for Analytical Psychology, the C. G. Jung Institute of New York, and the Institute for Expressive Analysis. She currently practices in Montclair, NJ and NYC and does workshops in Sedona, Arizona.