AE: The Forgotten MysticwithJames Tunney

Books Mentioned In This Interview

james tunney blue lies september james tunney ireland i don't recognize who she is james tunney the mystical accord: sutras to suit our times, lines for spiritual evolution

James Tunney, LLM, is an Irish barrister who has lectured on legal matters throughout the world. He is a poet, a scholar, and author of The Mystery of the Trapped Light: Mystical Thoughts in the Dark Age of Scientism plus The Mystical Accord: Sutras to Suit Our Times, Lines for Spiritual Evolution; also Empire of Scientism: The Dispiriting Conspiracy and Inevitable Tyranny of Scientocracy and TechBondAge: Slavery of the Human Spirit. His website is

Here he describes the work of George William Russell who was known by his pen name of “AE”. Russell was a fine artist, poet, dramatist, critic, playwrite, statesman, publisher, and mystic. He was closely associated with W. B. Yeats and served as an inspiration for a generation of esotericists, writers, and political activists. His life reflects a balance between engagement with the inner and outer worlds.

(Recorded on October 1, 2021)


James Tunney, Ireland I Don’t Recognize Who She Is —

Published on October 15, 2021


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