Archive for April 2016

The linguistic demon of space time

Apr 29th, 2016 | By

More great reading material from Bernardo Kastrup. “Time and space are one of the greatest conundrums of both science and philosophy, and have been so since we began to think about them self-reflectively. Many, especially in physics, see space-time as an objective thing, which can be bent and twisted. Others, namely in Eastern philosophy, see

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Marrying Bi-Polar, the launch

Apr 25th, 2016 | By

Natasha David held her book launch For Marrying Bi-Polar at Dymocks Sydney. The event was hosted by Lucinda Brogden, National Mental Health Commissioner and was a great success, with more than 60 people attending. Marrying Bipolar is the account of a wife’s struggle to understand the events in her husband’s life that would eventually lead to their

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Launching Other than Mother

Apr 22nd, 2016 | By

Last Friday Kamalamani launched ‘Other than Mother: Choosing Childlessness with Life in Mind’ at ‘The Station’ in central Bristol. The evening was a vibrant and colourful celebration of the book’s publication, with a gathering of friends, family, and colleagues. Kamalamani told the story of the book from her realising at the age of 27 that it isn’t compulsory to have

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Read, hear or see Bernado Kastrup in 2016

Apr 19th, 2016 | By

It’s going to be a busy year for author Bernardo Kastrup. Reflecting on his website, Bernardo says “My ideas have congealed with more clarity and robustness, and more of their implications in a number of fields of knowledge have revealed themselves.” Those interested in Bernado Kastrup’s work may want to check out his recently updated, improved and

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Featured book – Wise Fool’s Guide to Leadership

Apr 15th, 2016 | By

Nasrudin is the archetypal wise fool, who lived in the Middle East over 600 years ago, though his stories have travelled the world and been updated in very generation. Peter Hawkins has given a modern spin to 84 of these stories by turning Nasrudin into a management consultant. Simple truths are told in a straightforward

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New for April – Other Than Mother

Apr 12th, 2016 | By

Other Than Mother – Choosing Childlessness with Life in Mind A private decision with global consequences Paperback – AMAZON US AMAZON UK INDIEBOUND Ebook – AMAZON US AMAZON UK HIVE INDIEBOUND Reviewers have called it “clear and gentle, knowing and engaging work” “beautiful” “rich” “Essential reading”. Choosing to have children is a private decision with global consequences. Other Than Mother explores the

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New for April – More than Allegory

Apr 8th, 2016 | By

More Than Allegory On religious myth, truth and belief A plausible, living validation of religion that doesn’t contradict reason. Paperback – AMAZON US AMAZON UK INDIEBOUND Ebook – AMAZON US AMAZON UK HIVE INDIEBOUND Author Bernard Kastrup describes his new book in the following terms – “This book is a three-part journey into the rabbit hole we call the nature of reality.

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Other than Mother

Apr 5th, 2016 | By

On March the 18th, Kamalamani gave a talk for Psychoanalysis on the Streets, to talk about her new book – Other Than Mother. What sort of expectations do women consciously and unconsciously carry around today? What are the consequences of living in a pronatal society? What’s the effect of what Melanie Holmes refers to as “The

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