Andrew Harvey fervently believes that the future depends on what he calls Sacred Activism, a deep commitment to engaged action in the world, embracing the environment, the poor, human rights, animal rights, and justice in all realms and forms.
Andrew is an internationally acclaimed poet, novelist, translator, and spiritual teacher. The author or editor of more than 30 books, he is the Founder and Director of the Institute for Sacred Activism and the author of The Hope: A Guide to Sacred Activism of which Elizabeth Lesser wrote If God created a new curriculum for the human race one that might ensure our continued place on this planet I think he would make The Hope required reading.
He has taught at many institutions including Oxford and Cornell University. He was also the subject of the BBC documentary The Making of a Modern Mystic. He lives in Oak Park, IL and offers workshops nationwide.