DANIEL PINCHBECK is one of the founders of Open City, an art and literary journal. He was a 1999-2000 Fellow of the National Arts Journalism Programme at Columbia University and has written for many leading magazines including The New York Times Magazine, Esquire, Harper's Bazaar, The Village Voice and The Art Newspaper of London among other publications. He is the author of Breaking Open the Head: A Psychedelic Journey into the Heart of Contemporary Shamanism (Tpb: 000714960 3, Pb: 0007149611). He lives in New York City.
"* 'An intriguing and deeply personal odyssey of transformation... robust, original and thankfully optimistic.' Sting * 'A daring and intriguing, very well researched and extremely readable book... Pinchbeck takes us on a mind-bending, paradigm-rattling ride.' Graham Hancock"