Savior of the Whales

MEXICO CITY — Some 40 years ago a poor fisherman named Francisco Mayoral, who lived on the shores of San Ignacio Lagoon, halfway down the Pacific coast of Baja California Sur, stretched out his hand to touch a gray whale that raised its head out of the water alongside his wooden panga. Mr. Mayoral, who […]

Upcoming Talks

I’ll be giving a two-hour lecture on “The Life and Ideas of James Hillman: Vol. 1,” at the California Institute of Integral Studies, 1453 Mission Street, San Francisco, on Thursday, November 7, from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. The event is open to the public, and free of charge.For the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination, […]

Guardian of the Gray Whales

FRANCISCO (PACHICO) MAYORAL, R.I.P. “Pachico,” as he was known to all in the small village that surrounds Baja’s San Ignacio Lagoon, changed my life. He changed the lives of thousands who have journeyed in recent years to this magical place to see and even pet whales in the wild. The guardian of the lagoon, Pachico […]

Hillman Lecture

My talk, as described below, will take place at the CG Jung Foundation in New York City, 28 East 39th Street. They do charge $70 for non-members to get in (Jung Foundation Members $55), but I hope that some of you might still be interested in attending. Life and Ideas of James Hillman: The Making […]