Kurt Johnson is co-author, with David Robert Ord, of the forthcoming book The Coming Interspiritual Age (2012). A comparative religionist and also a monastic for many years, Kurt was a long-term associate of Brother Wayne Teasdale (author of the terms “interspiritual” and “interspirituality”) and founded, with Bro. Wayne and others, Interspiritual Dialogue in 2002. Its vast “Interspiritual Multiplex” resource website is at www.isdna.org. Kurt is a trustee of One Faith Interfaith Seminary.
Kurt also holds a doctorate in evolution and ecology and recently retired from a 30-year high profile career in the sciences. His best-selling book Nabokov's Blues (co-authored with journalist S. Coates) was named a "top 10 book in science" in 2000 by the Washington Post and Library Journal, More can be learned about Dr. Johnson’s dual careers at Wikipedia (Kurt Johnson, entomologist).