We had a lively full house last night in the dining room at City Center for the book reading and launch event for Colleen Busch’s Fire Monks: Zen Mind Meets Wildfire at the Gates of Tassajara, just out from Penguin Press.
The event was video streamed live to the web and recorded for viewing on-demand.
Click on the video above to a play the full recording of that stream.
- Shisan Robert Thomas, Welcome & Acknowledgments
- Ze Sho Susan O’Connell, Intro to ‘Sitting with Fire’ film clip
- Short clip from “Sitting with Fire” film (in process)
- Abbot Myogen Steve Stücky, remarks and introduction of Colleen
- Colleen Busch, Comments and Reading from Fire Monks: Zen Mind Meets Wildfire at the Gates of Tassajara (July, 2011)
- Q&A with Colleen and Fire Alumni (includes 4 “monks” and other notable people/professionals familiar with fire/fire history at Tassajara)
- Closing Remarks
You might also be interested in the transcript of the accompanying text-based chat.
More on the Fire Monks book and tour:
- Fire Monks book web site: Fire Monks: Zen Mind Meets Wildfire at the Gates of Tassajara
- For more events related to the Fire Monks book, see: Fire Monks: Events