Bay Area actor, writer and film narrator Peter Coyote is also a countercultural visionary whose ordination as a Zen Buddhist priest has led him to an examination of the limits of human intelligence. Though our applied intelligence has resulted in incredible innovations (tools, technology, science), Coyote is concerned with the unintended consequences of advancement: violence, war and destruction. Coyote discusses the power of intelligence to address social ills.
Peter Coyote is an American actor and author, co-founder of the Diggers, and veteran of the San Francisco Mime Troupe. Coyote is the author of "The Rainman's Third Cure," and "Sleeping Where I Lie."