James Tunney, LLM, is an Irish barrister who has lectured on legal matters throughout the world. He is a poet, artist, 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, TechBondAge: Slavery of the Human Spirit, Human Entrance to Transhumanism: Machine Merger and the End of Humanity, and Plantation of the Automatons. His most recent work, a book of poetry, is Mystic Murmuration. His website is https://www.jamestunney.com/
Here he focuses on the life and work of one of the most widely read and influential American writers. He expands on the mythological motifs behind Steinbeck’s social critiques.
03:49 Early influences
09:25 1930s environment
27:45 Tunney’s view
Edited subtitles for this video are available in Russian, Portuguese, Italian, German, French, and Spanish.
(Recorded on August 21, 2023)
For a short video on How to Get the Most From New Thinking Allowed, go to https://youtu.be/aVbfPFGxv9o
To buy a high-quality, printed version of the New Thinking Allowed Magazine, go to nta-magazine.magcloud.com.
Download and read Jeffrey Mishlove’s Grand Prize essay in the Bigelow Institute competition, Beyond the Brain: The Survival of Human Consciousness After Permanent Bodily Death. https://www.bigelowinstitute.org/docs/1st.pdf
OTHER BOOKS :
James Tunney, Ireland I Don’t Recognize Who She Is — https://amzn.to/2UZfExY
To order New Thinking Allowed Dialogues: Do We Survive Death? go to https://amzn.to/3LzLA7Y (As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases.)
Published on September 18, 2023