Dr. Kurt Johnson is a noted evolutionary biologist and comparative religionist. He is co-author of the influential bookThe Coming Interspiritual Age and co-founded, with Br. Wayne Teasdale, what is today The Interspiritual Network. A former monk and with PhD in evolution and ecology, Kurt was associated with the American Museum of Natural History for 25 years. In science he is co-author of two award-winning popular science books, Nabokov’s Blues and Fine Lines. With a fifteen year association with New York City’s One Spirit Interfaith Seminary, Kurt is also host the UNITY EARTH Convergence series on VoiceAmerica and an editor of its magazines The Convergence and Light on Light. He also serves widely on international forums and committees, especially at the United Nations.