In this episode, we have a Q&A session with Michael Meade and Future Thinkers members on the topic of rites of passage and their role in today’s world.

Michael Meade is a renowned storyteller, author, and scholar of mythology, anthropology, and psychology. He is also the founder of Mosaic Multicultural Foundation, a nonprofit network of artists, activists, and community builders that encourages greater understanding between diverse peoples. His podcast Living Myth looks at our changing world from a mythic perspective.

In This Episode of Future Thinkers:

  • The use of rites of passage in today’s societies
  • What old rites fit into modern world and what new ones need to be devised
  • The difference between the rites of passage for men and women
  • Collective rites of passage and how to navigate them today
  • The value of teachers as facilitators of awakening of young people and cultural renewal
  • The relationship between rites of passage, money and time
  • The role of elders as mentors and the lack of mentoring practices today
  • How individuals can create the conditions to enter a community through in the state of isolation
  • Collective trauma and how the moment of communitas occur in a society

The culture remake itself when it engages young people. - @MMeade_Myth Click To Tweet

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