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Monica DeRaspe-Bolles

Monica is a doctoral student at CIIS in the Philosophy, Cosmology, and Consciousness program. Her area of research is the “Third Story of the Universe” and the potential emergence of a new structure of experience fostering cosmogenic awakening. She and Brian Thomas Swimme collaborated to write the video series “Story of the Noosphere” and its forthcoming companion book. Monica lives on the Pilchuck River in Snohomish, Washington amidst her children, her grandchildren, and the family she has led in business for decades.

Events with Monica DeRaspe-Bolles

A New Cosmic Story
Open Dates

Saturday, July 6, 2024 “If humanity is to escape the stranglehold of the lonely king-of-the-mountain materialism that licenses planetary destruction, it will be when we all tell a new story about who we are and how we come to be in the universe expanding around and within us.” -Kathleen Dean Moore Join us for this inaugural, annual celebration of the New Cosmic Story with evolutionary cosmologists, Earth mystics, and soulcraft guides to the mysteries of nature and psyche. We’ll share insights, conversation, and experiential offerings that have roots in the wisdom of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, Thomas Berry, and Carl…