Title Pharmako Dynamis: Stimulating Plants, Potions, and Herbcraft
Binding Trade paperback
Book Condition New
Size Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 304 p. Contai
Publisher Mercury House 2001
Seller ID 895
The long-awaited second volume by the author of Pharmako/Poeia explores the pharmacological, poetic, botanical, psychological, and sociological aspects of stimulants, hallucinogens, and other psychoactive plants, in the author's unique and entertaining style. Dale Pendell is a poet, software engineer, and longtime student of ethnobotany. His poetry has appeared in many journals, and he was the founding editor of Kuksu: Journal of Backcountry Writing. His work appeared in Entheogens and the Future of Religion. He has led workshops on ethnobotany and ethnopoetics for the Naropa Institute and the Botanical Preservation Corps.