Parker Palmer, Ph.D. is an educator, activist, and a prolific writer. He is founder and senior partner of the Center for Courage and Renewal, a nonprofit dedicated to helping people in the serving professions reclaim integrity and courage in their professional lives. Through the Center, Dr. Palmer offers retreats and workshops to professionals working in education, medicine, religion, business, philanthropy, and social change.
His books include:
- Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation (Jossey-Bass 1999)
- A Hidden Wholeness: The Journey Toward an Undivided Life (Jossey-Bass 2004)
- The Courage to Teach: Exploring the Inner Landscape of a Teacher’s Life, 10th Anniversary Edition (Jossey-Bass 2007)
- Healing the Heart of Democracy : The Courage to Create a Politics Worthy of the Human Spirit (Jossey-Bass 2014)
To learn more about the work of Parker Palmer go to CourageRenewal.org.
Host: Michael Toms Interview Date: 2/20/2008 Program Number: C0042