Presentations
Available presentation series (1980-2015)

The courses below were designed and presented by educator Roger Weir.

Each series is a learning art form delivered through one or more presentations, and designed to be listened to in sequence.

Presentations are 1-1.5 hours: an initial session of 30-45 minutes, an intermission for discussion or contemplation, and a second 30-45 minute session.
Further info here.

Click any series below to begin. This list can be viewed in ascending order or descending chronological order.

2015 Presentations
The Future and The New Past
Saturdays, Jan 3, 2015 to Dec 26, 2015
52 presentations



2014 Presentations
Parayana: Refreshing the Way Into the High Dharma
Saturdays, Jan 4, 2014 to Dec 27, 2014
52 presentations



2013 Presentations
Hermetic America Stellar Civilization
Saturdays, Jan 5, 2013 to Dec 28, 2013
52 presentations



2012 Presentations
Hermes Quintessential
Saturdays, Dec 8, 2012 to Dec 29, 2012
4 presentations

Bodhisattvas Hermetic Chivalry
Saturdays, Sep 15, 2012 to Dec 1, 2012
12 presentations

Hermetic Bodhisattvas Chivalry
Saturdays, May 26, 2012 to Sep 8, 2012
16 presentations

Hermetic Bodhisattvas
Saturdays, Feb 4, 2012 to May 19, 2012
16 presentations

Our Old Aion
Saturdays, Jan 7, 2012 to Jan 28, 2012
4 presentations



2011 Presentations
Science Fiction Vision
Saturdays, Jan 1, 2011 to Dec 31, 2011
53 presentations



2010 Presentations
Star Wisdom Humanity (Paired Phase Transforms)
Saturdays, Jan 2, 2010 to Dec 25, 2010
52 presentations



2009 Presentations
The Parayana
Saturdays, Oct 3, 2009 to Dec 26, 2009
13 presentations

Quintessential Dimensions of Consciousness
Saturdays, Jul 4, 2009 to Sep 26, 2009
13 presentations

Shared Presence
Saturdays, Apr 4, 2009 to Jun 27, 2009
13 presentations

Star Wisdom Man
Saturdays, Jan 3, 2009 to Mar 28, 2009
13 presentations



2008 Presentations
Mary Magdalene and Jesus' Great Way
Saturdays, Oct 4, 2008 to Dec 27, 2008
13 presentations

Hermetic America Future
Saturdays, Jul 5, 2008 to Sep 27, 2008
13 presentations

Hermetic America
Saturdays, Apr 5, 2008 to Jul 5, 2008
13 of 14 presentations available

Jesus in Alexandria and Mary Magdalene: The Origins of Shared Presence
Saturdays, Jan 5, 2008 to Mar 29, 2008
13 presentations



2006 Presentations
The Learning Civilization
Saturdays, Jan 7, 2006 to Dec 29, 2007
104 presentations



2004 Presentations
Interstellar Learning
Saturdays, Jan 3, 2004 to Dec 31, 2005
105 presentations



2002 Presentations
Stellar Civilization
Saturdays, Jan 5, 2002 to Dec 27, 2003
104 presentations



2001 Presentations
Our New Aion: Book Launch
Thursday, Jul 26, 2001
Single presentation



2000 Presentations
Differential Consciousness
Saturdays, Jan 1, 2000 to Dec 29, 2001
105 presentations



1998 Presentations
Differential Consciousness
Saturdays, Jan 3, 1998 to Dec 25, 1999
104 presentations



1996 Presentations
Differential Consciousness
Saturdays, Jan 6, 1996 to Dec 27, 1997
104 presentations



1994 Presentations
Shared Presence People
Fridays, Nov 25, 1994 to Dec 16, 1994
4 presentations

Hermetic Jesus
Friday, Oct 7, 1994
Single presentation

A New Aion: Four Talks On Our Once and Future Wholeness
Thursdays, Sep 8, 1994 to Sep 29, 1994
4 presentations

Ecumene
Saturdays, Jan 1, 1994 to Dec 30, 1995
105 presentations



1993 Presentations
Hermetica
Wednesdays, Oct 6, 1993 to Dec 29, 1993
11 of 13 presentations available



1992 Presentations
Tao Te Ching
Thursdays, Jan 23, 1992 to Jul 2, 1992
22 of 24 presentations available

Jesus in Alexandria
Tuesdays, Jan 7, 1992 to Mar 31, 1992
12 of 13 presentations available

Spiritual Personality: Development and Pattern Within Human Intelligence
Saturdays, Jan 4, 1992 to Dec 25, 1993
102 of 104 presentations available



1991 Presentations
Vision for 1992 and Beyond
Tuesday, Dec 24, 1991
Single presentation

Shared-Presence Bodhisattvas
Thursdays, Oct 3, 1991 to Dec 26, 1991
13 presentations

Hermetic America: A Vision of Our American Future
Tuesdays, Sep 10, 1991 to Dec 17, 1991
15 presentations

An American Reading of the Bhagavad Gita
Tuesdays, Jul 2, 1991 to Aug 27, 1991
9 presentations

Sunday Sermon: American Vision Future
Sunday, Jun 23, 1991
Single presentation

Roots of Hermetic America
Thursdays, Apr 4, 1991 to Jun 27, 1991
13 presentations

Jesus in Alexandria
Wednesdays, Apr 3, 1991 to Jun 26, 1991
13 presentations

Manly P. Hall and John the Baptist: Forerunners of Millennia
Sunday, Mar 10, 1991
Single presentation

Plato II
Thursdays, Jan 3, 1991 to Mar 28, 1991
13 presentations



1990 Presentations
The Hero: A Magical Theme in Consciousness
Thursdays, Oct 4, 1990 to Dec 27, 1990
13 presentations

The Majjhima-Nikaya (Middle-Length Sayings) of the Buddha
Thursdays, Jul 5, 1990 to Sep 27, 1990
13 presentations

Plato's Theory of Education
Sunday, Jul 1, 1990
Single presentation

The Ancient Hermetic Writings
Thursdays, Apr 5, 1990 to Jun 28, 1990
13 presentations

Ecumene
Saturdays, Jan 6, 1990 to Dec 28, 1991
48 of 104 presentations available

Plato
Thursdays, Jan 4, 1990 to Mar 29, 1990
13 presentations



1989 Presentations
Science and Our Spirit
Thursdays, Oct 5, 1989 to Dec 28, 1989
2 of 13 presentations available

Plotinus: The High Wisdom of the Classic West
Thursdays, Jul 6, 1989 to Sep 28, 1989
13 presentations

How a Mandala Works: An Example of Self-Unfoldment
Sunday, Jun 25, 1989
Single presentation

Pythagoras: Western Traditions of the Sage
Thursdays, Apr 6, 1989 to Jun 29, 1989
13 presentations

Dead Sea Scrolls
Tuesdays, Apr 4, 1989 to Jul 11, 1989
15 presentations

An Introduction to Thirteen Major Works of the Upanishads
Thursdays, Jan 5, 1989 to Mar 30, 1989
13 presentations



1988 Presentations
Archetypal Studies: Heinrich Zimmer and Joseph Campbell
Thursdays, Oct 6, 1988 to Dec 29, 1988
13 presentations

The Pyramid Texts in Egyptian Religion
Thursdays, Jul 7, 1988 to Sep 29, 1988
13 presentations

Summer Solstice
Wednesday, Jun 29, 1988
Single presentation

Archetypal Studies: C.G. Jung and W.B. Yeats
Thursdays, Apr 7, 1988 to Jun 30, 1988
9 of 13 presentations available

Exploration of the Hermetic Tradition
Tuesdays, Apr 5, 1988 to Jun 28, 1988
8 of 13 presentations available

Archetypal Studies: An Esoteric Commentary on Epistle to the Hebrews
Thursdays, Feb 25, 1988 to Mar 31, 1988
4 of 6 presentations available

Archetypal Studies: A Jungian Commentary on The Book of Daniel
Thursdays, Jan 7, 1988 to Feb 18, 1988
7 presentations

Ecumene
Saturdays, Jan 2, 1988 to Dec 31, 1989
105 presentations



1987 Presentations
Jesus the High Priest of the Most High: According to Apollos of Alexandria
Sunday, Dec 13, 1987
Single presentation

Hermetic Antiquity and the Rise of the Mysterious Person Archetype
Tuesdays, Oct 6, 1987 to Mar 29, 1988
23 of 26 presentations available

The High Dharma
Thursdays, Oct 1, 1987 to Dec 17, 1987
12 of 14 presentations available

Jung's Alchemical Soror Mystica
Friday, Sep 18, 1987
Single presentation

Neoplatonism: The Journey to Selflessness
Sunday, Aug 9, 1987
Single presentation

The Alchemical Core of Jung's Work
Thursdays, Jul 2, 1987 to Sep 24, 1987
13 presentations

Hermetic America Matrix: The Synthesizing Vector
Thursdays, Apr 2, 1987 to Jun 25, 1987
13 presentations

Ch'an Taoism: The Chinese Configuration of the Buddha by Hui Neng and Huang Po
Sunday, Mar 8, 1987
Single presentation

Jesus in Alexandria
Tuesdays, Jan 6, 1987 to Sep 29, 1987
38 of 39 presentations available

Differential Cycle
Saturdays, Jan 3, 1987 to Dec 26, 1987
48 of 52 presentations available

The Hermetic Tradition: From the Renaissance to the Founding of the United States
Thursdays, Jan 1, 1987 to Mar 26, 1987
8 of 13 presentations available



1986 Presentations
Mahayana Christianity
Thursdays, Dec 4, 1986 to Dec 18, 1986
3 presentations

Jesus in Alexandria
Mondays, Oct 2, 1986 to Nov 20, 1986
8 presentations

The Millennial Archetype
Friday, Jul 25, 1986
Single presentation

Hermetic Tradition (New Series)
Thursdays, Jul 3, 1986 to Sep 25, 1986
13 presentations

Taoism
Tuesdays, Jul 1, 1986 to Sep 23, 1986
4 of 13 presentations available

Mysterium Coniunctionis
Friday, Jun 27, 1986
Single presentation

The Taoist Tradition (Continued)
Thursdays, Apr 3, 1986 to Jun 26, 1986
2 of 13 presentations available

The American Indians and Their Spirit World
Wednesday, Jan 29, 1986
Single presentation

The Taoist Tradition
Thursdays, Jan 9, 1986 to Mar 27, 1986
3 of 13 presentations available

Hermetic Tradition: From Osiris to Benjamin Franklin, From Egypt to America
Tuesdays, Jan 7, 1986 to Jun 17, 1986
24 presentations

Integral Cycle
Saturdays, Jan 4, 1986 to Dec 27, 1986
49 of 52 presentations available



1985 Presentations
Christ in Alexandria
Sunday, Dec 8, 1985
Single presentation

Hermetic America: Twentieth Century America
Thursdays, Oct 3, 1985 to Dec 26, 1985
12 presentations

Hermetic America: Transformational America
Thursdays, Jul 4, 1985 to Sep 26, 1985
13 presentations

Summer Solstice: Theodore Sturgeon Memorial
Friday, Jun 21, 1985
Single presentation

Hermetic America Our Critical Heritage: James Fenimore Cooper, Abraham Lincoln, Henry Adams, Mark Twain
Thursdays, Apr 4, 1985 to Jun 27, 1985
13 presentations

Dante's Paradise and the Meaning of Peace
Sunday, Mar 31, 1985
Single presentation

Differential Cycle
Saturdays, Jan 5, 1985 to Dec 28, 1985
50 of 52 presentations available

Hermetic America: Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Henry David Thoreau
Thursdays, Jan 3, 1985 to Mar 28, 1985
13 presentations



1984 Presentations
Roger Weir's and Stephan Hoeller's Dream
Wednesday, Dec 5, 1984
Single presentation

Rome Series (1984-1985): Rome, Essenes, Alexandria, Book of Enoch
Tuesdays, Dec 4, 1984 to Dec 17, 1985
54 presentations

Special Thanksgiving Lecture
Thursday, Nov 22, 1984
Single presentation

The Asclepius
Friday, Nov 9, 1984
Single presentation

Plotinus and Patanjali: Patterning Toward Realization
Sunday, Sep 16, 1984
Single presentation

Alexandria and the Hellenistic Worldview
Tuesdays, Sep 4, 1984 to Nov 27, 1984
8 of 13 presentations available

Prelude to the Twentieth Century
Thursdays, Jul 5, 1984 to Sep 27, 1984
13 presentations

The Age of Revolution: Blake to Schopenhauer
Thursdays, Apr 5, 1984 to Jun 28, 1984
13 presentations

The Dark Ages Myth: Justin Martyr to Roger Bacon
Tuesdays, Mar 6, 1984 to Aug 28, 1984
12 of 26 presentations available

Integral Year
Saturdays, Jan 7, 1984 to Dec 29, 1984
7 of 52 presentations available

The European El Dorado, 1560 to 1660: The Century of a Golden Mystery of Man
Thursdays, Jan 5, 1984 to Mar 29, 1984
11 of 13 presentations available



1983 Presentations
The 19th Century
Tuesdays, Dec 6, 1983 to Feb 28, 1984
13 presentations

Michelangelo (1475-1564)
Saturday, Nov 19, 1983
Single presentation

Italian Renaissance
Thursdays, Oct 6, 1983 to Dec 22, 1983
12 presentations

The Enlightenment
Tuesdays, Sep 6, 1983 to Nov 29, 1983
9 of 13 presentations available

Gandhi
Thursdays, Jul 7, 1983 to Sep 29, 1983
13 presentations

Summer Solstice
Tuesday, Jun 21, 1983
Single presentation

The Mystic Century
Tuesdays, Jun 7, 1983 to Aug 30, 1983
12 of 13 presentations available

Immortality as Seen by Modern Science
Sunday, Apr 10, 1983
Single presentation

Interconnections of the Secret Societies
Freemasons, Rosicrucians, Pietists, and Friends
Saturdays, Apr 9, 1983 to May 21, 1983
2 presentations

Spiritual Classics of the Late Middle Ages
Thursdays, Apr 7, 1983 to Jun 30, 1983
4 of 13 presentations available

Roman Alexandria: From Augustus to Hypatia
Saturday, Mar 12, 1983
Single presentation

Origins of Hermetic Science
Tuesdays, Mar 1, 1983 to May 31, 1983
14 presentations

Bodhisattvas: The Development of the Idea of Enlightenment-Beings, 250 B.C. to 750 A.D.
Thursdays, Jan 6, 1983 to Mar 31, 1983
12 of 13 presentations available

Differential Cycle
Saturdays, Jan 1, 1983 to Dec 24, 1983
4 of 49 presentations available



1982 Presentations
Spiritual Classics of the Early Middle Ages: From Plotinus to the Book of Kells
Thursdays, Oct 7, 1982 to Dec 16, 1982
8 of 11 presentations available

The Bodhisattva and the Space Age: The Great Idea in Our Time
Sunday, Sep 12, 1982
Single presentation

Ptolemaic Alexandria
Saturday, Jul 31, 1982
Single presentation

Alexandria and Rome
Thursdays, Jul 1, 1982 to Sep 30, 1982
14 presentations

Summer Solstice Celebration
Saturday, Jun 21, 1982
Single presentation

Summer Solstice Celebration
Saturday, Jun 19, 1982
Single presentation

Hermetic America: American Spiritual Classics
Thursdays, Apr 1, 1982 to Jun 24, 1982
13 presentations

Hasteen Klah: Navaho Medicine Artist
Saturday, Mar 6, 1982
Single presentation

Asian Spiritual Classics, 300 A.D. to the Present
Thursdays, Jan 7, 1982 to Mar 25, 1982
12 presentations

New Testament Wisdom for Today's World
Wednesdays, Jan 6, 1982 to Feb 17, 1982
5 of 7 presentations available

Integral Cycle
Saturdays, Jan 2, 1982 to Dec 25, 1982
48 presentations



1981 Presentations
The Classic Greek Spirit
Thursdays, Oct 1, 1981 to Dec 17, 1981
11 of 12 presentations available

Great Spiritual Classics of the Orient: 2500 B.C. to 300 A.D.
Thursdays, Jul 2, 1981 to Sep 24, 1981
13 presentations

Summer Solstice
Sunday, Jun 21, 1981
Single presentation

Primordial Image Base
Thursdays, Apr 2, 1981 to Jun 25, 1981
13 presentations

Manly P. Hall's Orders of the Quest
Thursday, Mar 19, 1981
Single presentation

The King and Queen in the Quest
Thursdays, Jan 8, 1981 to Mar 26, 1981
11 of 12 presentations available



1980 Presentations
Symbolism
Thursdays, Oct 2, 1980 to Dec 18, 1980
9 of 12 presentations available

Self Unfoldment by Disciplines of Integration: Twelve Seminars on Manly P. Hall's Classic Text
Saturdays, Jul 12, 1980 to Sep 27, 1980
12 presentations

The Tao of Journeying
Saturday, Jun 21, 1980
Single presentation