DARREN SPRINGERTeacher & Researcher
Darren Springer is a grass-roots researcher and event organiser based in London, the Director of Ancient Future, the Convenor of the Psychedelia Railway Gatherings and curator at Earth Tone Arts. Collectively his work aims to inform and empower individuals from diverse backgrounds to cope with social challenges and contribute to community development as well as self-improvement in an innovative, creative, culturally-aware style. By day Darren teaches organic horticulture and food enterprise to young people in East London and grows edible mushrooms. He has spoken in the UK, Africa, Europe and the US sharing his extensive research on African Entheogenic plants and their various applications on the continent and the diaspora.