Rice: Unconventional Wisdom
Jeffrey J. Kripal

Jeffrey J. Kripal

This is the official Rice University website of Jeffrey J. Kripal, posted here for the use of any interested colleagues, students, readers, journalists, researchers, authors, artists, and film-makers. It consists of eight parts: (1) a brief professional bio; (2) an introductory essay introducing the inspiration and purpose of the website; (3) a discussion of my body of written work to date; (4) a description of GEM, the graduate program in which I do most of my teaching and thinking now; (5) a discussion of my work and role at the Esalen Institute's Center for Theory and Research; (6) a synopsis of my two present film projects; (7) a set of frequently asked questions or FAQ; and (8) some quick links to media sites expressing or engaging my work.