Barbara Marx Hubbard

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Barbara Marx Hubbard.

Barbara Marx Hubbard (born Barbara Marx; December 22, 1929) [1] is a futurist, author and public speaker. She is credited with the concepts of ‘The Synergy Engine’[2] and the 'birthing' of humanity.[3]

Early life and education[edit]

A Jewish agnostic,[4] her father was toy maker Louis Marx. In her youth she attended the Dalton School in New York City. She studied at L'Ecole des Sciences Politiques at La Sorbonne in Paris during her junior year of college,[5] and received a B.A. cum laude in Political Science from Bryn Mawr College in 1951.[6]

Career[edit]

She has written five books, delivered more than 80 keynote speeches and given more than 75 interviews. She is currently President of the Foundation for Conscious Evolution, which she co-founded in 1990[7] with Sidney Lanier. Hubbard was featured in the 2006 film Entheogen: Awakening the Divine Within, a documentary about rediscovering an enchanted cosmos in the modern world.[8] She was also featured in the 2011 film Thrive.

She is the subject of a biography by author Neale Donald Walsch, The Mother of Invention: The Legacy of Barbara Marx Hubbard and the Future of "YOU."[9]

Personal life[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Heal Your Life: Most Important Question: What would you ask the President? January 15, 2012.
  2. ^ Dekel, G. The Synergy Engine.
  3. ^ Lessons from Neale Donald Walsch ‘The Mother of Invention: The Legacy of Barbara Marx Hubbard and the Future of You’. Part 1, page VII
  4. ^ Donald Walsch, Neale, "The Mother of Invention: The Legacy of Barbara Marx Hubbard and the Future of You." Hay House, London, 2011 (page 187).
  5. ^ https://www.wisdomuniversity.org/syllabus60179.htm
  6. ^ http://www.agapeinterfaith.org/pdfs/SE-Winter2003.pdf
  7. ^ The Foundation for Conscious Evolution Website, retrieved 12 Aug 2011.
  8. ^ Mann, Rod (Director) (2006). Entheogen: Awakening the Divine Within (DVD video). Critical Mass Productions. OCLC 181630835. Retrieved 19 November 2012. 
  9. ^ The Foundation for Conscious Evolution Website: Mother of Invention

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Articles and interviews