• Location: Hearst Museum of Anthropology
  • 103 Kroeber Hall #3712
  • Berkeley, California
  • Phone: 510-642-3682
Mar 27 2019
recurring event

Pleasure, Poison, Prescription, Prayer: The Worlds of Mind-Altering Substances

f you take a sip of coffee, are you on drugs? If you have a sweet tooth, are you a sugar addict? If you try psychedelics, are you committing a crime?


Since the beginning of human existence, peoples of the world have altered their minds with countless plant-based substances. They have done so for many reasons, ranging from pleasure to health to ceremony, with effects both harmful and benign, inconsequential and profound.  

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