Charles Eisenstein recently gave a talk at TEDxNewHaven on The Art and Science of Happiness - here is the video of that presentation. Eisenstein is most recently the author of Sacred Economics: Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition, and previously of The Ascent of Humanity.
Charles Eisenstein is the author of The Ascent of Humanity and Sacred Economics as well as numerous articles in print and online. A faculty member of Goddard College, he speaks and teaches worldwide on themes of transition, community, money, consciousness, and the evolution of culture. Charles has also been featured on the viral video by filmmaker Ian MacKenzie, "The Revolution is Love."
Before becoming a writer, he was a Chinese-English translator living in Taiwan. He graduated from Yale University in 1989 with a degree in mathematics and philosophy.