One commonly misunderstood area of Western psychedelia concerns the psychoactive ointments of the early modern and Renaissance eras. Many may not know that what is often amorphously considered a “flying ointment
As the psychedelic renaissance is intensifying, we are at a very critical juncture. We can either continue business as usual and perpetuate the hegemony of western science over other ways of knowledge, or step back
cultures for centuries if not millennia ( Nichols, 2016 ). We are in the midst of a psychedelic renaissance, with scientific research into the properties of these compounds expanding rapidly ( Sessa, 2018 ). Although much of this current research has been
the psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy renaissance, the PTSD literature highlights several existing and urgent public health issues. A DSM-5 ( American Psychiatric Association, 2013 ) diagnosis of PTSD may be made when there is an identifiable
notorious distortions when it comes to psychedelics, especially outside of wealthy occidental countries. This paper argues that the so-called “psychedelic renaissance” has not reached Central Europe en masse, despite an indisputable need for a modernized
The renaissance of Palestrina's music, which in the 19th century was of particular interest to musicians music-lovers in Italy and abroad, was largely influenced by the performance practice given to it by the Cappella Sistina, the despositary of this heritage.