Inspiring Minds: Live Conversations Offering Wisdom for Our Time

Our January conversation, “Mindfulness, Resilience, and Compassion for the New Year,” features Jack Kornfield, Rhonda Magee, with artists DJ Drez and Marti Nikko. 

On January 13 our guests discussed how inner work can help us develop the capacity to address challenges, fears, and anxieties; and practices for fostering the connection and compassion needed to build a more peaceful, just, and sustainable future.

Watch the video above or read the transcript


Jack Kornfield

Spirit Rock Center

Jack Kornfield trained as a Buddhist monk in the monasteries of Thailand, India and Burma. He has taught meditation internationally since 1974 and is one of the key teachers to … MORE

Rhonda Magee, JD

University of San Francisco

Rhonda V. Magee, M.A., J.D., is Professor of Law at the University of San Francisco, and has spent more than twenty years exploring the intersections of anti-racist education, social justice, … MORE

Marti Nikko & DJ Drez

DJ Drez’s music has been moving bodies for more than two decades. His sound is an organic blend of mystical hip-hop, reggae roots and Indian raga that has been known … MORE