Friday, June 14, 2019
College of Business Professor of Management Ron Purser has officially launched his book "McMindfulness: How Mindfulness Became the New Capitalist Spirituality".
The official book launch will be held at Green Apple Books on the Park, on Wednesday July 10th, 7:30 - 9:00 p.m. Purser will be in conversation with local author Gary Gach, discussing his new book, McMindfulness: How Mindfulness Became the New Capitalist Spirituality (published by Repeater Books/Penguin Random House).
In addition, Purser’s book has already received interest from the media, according to the publisher, “Articles, interviews and excerpts will soon be appearing in such outlets as The Nation, VICE, the New Statesman, Salon, Face magazine (UK), Huck magazine (UK), The Irish Times, the London Metro paper, The Daily Telegraph (UK), Tricycle Buddhist magazine, the LA Review of Books Blog -- as well as numerous podcasts and radio shows, including the BBC. Today The Guardian published an adapted excerpt from his book in the Guardian Long Read section.”