VOLUME 15 / ISSUE 2
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IN THIS ISSUE
IN THIS ISSUE
2017 IASD Annual International Conference in Anaheim, CA:
Call for Poster Presentations – Deadline February 15
Call for Volunteers
Call for Dream Art Entries – new deadline is March 15, 2017
Early Bird Registration
The Ernest Hartmann Award For Student Research
Regional News You Can Use
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE
IASD Pledge Drive
Members in the Media
Hot off the Press
January Membership Total: 59
2016 IASD PLEDGE CONTRIBUTIONS SOAR OVER GOAL
2016 IASD PLEDGE CONTRIBUTIONS SOAR OVER GOAL
A final tally of donations to the 2016 IASD Pledge Drive, which ended the
last day of January, beautifully demonstrates the care that dreamers give to
the world's top dream organization. Nearly $17,000.00 arrived during the
Pledge period, significantly topping the Pledge Drive's $10,000.00 goal and
exceeding last year's total by nearly $4,000.00.
DREAMTIME COMING SOON
IASD Members will soon be receiving copies of the Winter 2017 issue of
THE IASD WEBSITE IS MOVING!
IASD is currently upgrading the website. During this transition many older pages will temporarily be unavailable. If you need critical information from the old website, please contact Richard Wilkerson at firstname.lastname@example.org
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TWO IASD MEMBERS BRING DREAMS TO TED TALKS
William R. Stimson’s "What Dreams Know That We Need Today"
We don’t understand dreams because they address us in the language of Jesus,
Shakespeare, and Einstein. The images in dreams are metaphors. The ability
to make sense of dreams is more important today than science, technology,
engineering and math – for it delivers us the enlightenment, compassion,
wisdom, creativity, and truth we need to use the STEM skills in ways that
benefit rather than destroy nature and civilization.
Sheila Asato‘s "Life on Purpose, Presentation – Dreaming on Purpose”
Sheila Asato is pleased to announce she has been invited to speak at the
upcoming TEDx event in Minneapolis, hosted by Gustavus Adolphus College. In
this presentation she will share how dreams can enrich and nourish the
creative spirit while enhancing our integrative health and sense of
In this issue of Hot Off the Press we will be
focusing on the importance of remembering your dreams. The intention of
this column is to publish links to evidence-based scientific articles on
the study of dreams that are written for a non-research audience.
TOTAL JANUARY NEW AND RENEWING MEMBERS = 59
TOTAL JANUARY NEW AND RENEWING MEMBERS = 59
• Discounted Disney tickets now available to conference attendees
on any dates between June 13th – 24th, 2017. For information
here or go to tickets
Venue: The Wyndham Anaheim Garden Grove, 12021 Harbor Blvd, Anaheim, CA 92840. This is a perfect location for attendees who want to arrive or stay over a few days to vacation in southern California or visit the exciting attractions nearby. The hotel is 2.2 miles from DisneylandŽ park, and 18 miles from the beaches. It is accessible from the LAX international airport or the John Wayne Airport (Orange County). We have negotiated the same discount rate for 3 days before and after the conference for attendees who want to take advantage of the local attractions.
The Conference will feature world-renowned keynote speakers and over 140 presenters from around the globe, an opening reception, a Dream Art Exhibition and reception, the annual Psi Dreaming Contest, a “dream hike” along the beach and canyons, and the ever popular costume Dream Ball.
welcome Dr. Stanley Krippner to our list of featured
presenters. Dr. Krippner will be speaking on Shamanic
Dreamwalkers: Teachers or Tricksters? Stanley Krippner, PhD is
professor of psychology at Saybrook University, San Francisco, and a
past president of IASD. A former Director of the Maimonides Medical
Center Dream Research Laboratory in Brooklyn NY, his many books include
the co-authored Haunted by Combat: Understanding PTSD in War Veterans
(2007). He was recipient of the APA Award for Distinguished
Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology, 2002.
Gayle Delaney, PhD, Jeremy Taylor, DMin, Patricia Garfield, PhD, G. William Domhoff, PhD,
Gayle Delaney, PhD: Dreams: CT Scans Your Love Life. Gayle was the Founding President and a Co-Founder of IASD, and is Co-Director of the Delaney & Flowers Dream Center SmartDreams.net. She is Creator of the Dream Interview method and author of Living Your Dreams, Sensual Dreaming, All about Dreams, and Breakthrough Dreaming.
Jeremy Taylor, DMin: The Many Layers of Dreaming – Avoiding Premature Closure. Jeremy is past President and a co-founder of IASD, the founder/director of the Marin Institute for Projective Dream Work, serves on the Board of the Unitarian Universalist Society for Community Ministries, and is the author of many globally influential books in the field, including “The Wisdom of Your Dreams” and “The Living Labyrinth”
Patricia Garfield, PhD: Mapping Your Dream Themes. Patricia is a past President and a co-founder of IASD. She is author of the bestseller Creative Dreaming and has written more than a dozen other books on dreams on such topics as nightmares, children’s dreams, women’s dreams, healing through dreams, grief dreams, and dream-related art.
G. William Domhoff, PhD: Seven Surprising Discoveries That Changed My Thinking about Dreams is the Distinguished Professor Emeritus and Research Professor in the departments of psychology and sociology at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is author of The Emergence of Dreaming, The Scientific Study of Dreams, Finding Meaning in Dreams and The Mystique of Dreams. .
Become a volunteer and attend the conference for $60 ($160 initial fee with $100 returned after roughly 12 to 14 hours of duties are completed). Application for volunteers is now open on line by CLICKING HERE
The 2017 Juried Dream Art Exhibition will be held in conjunction with the annual conference at Anaheim. New due date: March 15, 2017. We are now accepting original art work about or inspired by dreams (visionary or emotional experiences that occurred during sleep). Two-dimensional and multi-dimensional media will be considered, including painting, drawing, collage, sculpture, video, and installation art. You do not need to be a member of IASD or a conference attendee to participate. Click for entry information.
Curtiss Hoffman, Student Research Awards Chair
We are pleased to announce that the anonymous donor who generously provided funding for the Student Research Award last year has graciously agreed to provide matching funds for the 2017 competition! The IASD Board of Trustees will provide the balance of funds.
As in previous years, there will be two $500 awards. The first is for the best student submission of original scientific research on dreams and dreaming. The second is for the best submission of original historical, literary, artistic, or theoretical research. Undergraduate and graduate students are eligible to submit papers. See https://iasdconferences.org/2017/awards-and-grant-opportunities/ for additional details.
All participants must submit their presentations in electronic form, preferably through email to email@example.com or if necessary by mailing the files, copied to a CD or a DVD, to the IASD office by March 1, 2017.
Mark on any mailed box "OK to leave on porch."
Alternatively, a copy can be faxed to the IASD Office at 1-209-724-0889, or scanned and emailed as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org A note or cover letter should be included to indicate that this is for the IASD Student Research Award. Participants must specify which of the two awards they are applying for.
Participants may also electronically submit videos in AVI formats, or music in MIDI or MPS formats. In the case of papers with multiple authors – in terms of the ideas presented as well as the description of the results – the contestant must indicate clearly, in either the text of the paper or in an accompanying letter, what portions are the submitter’s work. Research that has been published prior to the submissions deadline is not eligible for this award.
Submissions must include a copy of the participant’s student ID.
Winners will be announced during the General Membership Meeting at the IASD annual conference, which will be held at the Wyndham Anaheim Garden Grove Hotel, June 16-20, 2017. Check the schedule of conference events to find out the exact date and time.
Hi to everyone! Here is the latest update on regional events. I hope you all are enjoying the season: the winter on the Northern hemisphere has taken care of snow and inspiration. In the Southern hemisphere the light brings fertility, as well as inspiration. Here is the calendar for the Regional Events where you can pick an event that will inspire you.
“SOUTHERN DREAMING” REGIONAL CONFERENCE
Sponsored by the International Association for the Study of Dreams Friday & Saturday, April 28 and 29, 2017
Venue: Greenville, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Greenville, SC
• REGISTER NOW – CLICK HERE
• CALL FOR DREAM ART ENTRIES – CLICK HERE
Deadline for entries Midnight, 7 February 2017 Eastern Time. Entries must be submitted by email to: email@example.com
The Conference: Hosts Benjamin Whitehurst and Deborah Armstrong invite
you to become part of the southern network of dreamers at this two-day
conference, which begins Friday morning with workshops on exploring your
own dreams and continues through Saturday with a full lineup of keynote
speakers, special events and workshops. This conference explores
dreaming from diverse perspectives – from neuroscience to psychology to
spirituality to arts and culture. This is not just a talking conference
– it is filled with workshops and morning dream groups, and you will
have time to meet and relax with your fellow dreamers at several
dream-themed special events. We hope to inform and inspire dreamers of
all ages and backgrounds – as well as those who use dreams in their
work, such as therapists, pastors, artists, writers, musicians, and
Regional Conference of the IASD in New York City -
Save the Date: IASD is pleased to announce its support of the International Interdisciplinary Conference: Dream Gallery. The Dream Gallery conference, to be held in Moscow on April 21 – May 28, 2017, is being organized by the Russian Society of Researchers of Dreams (RSRD). IASD members Elena Korabelnikova and Maria Volchenko are serving on the Conference Committee and Elena is also serving as RSRD President.
Please check the IASD website for up-to-date names and contact
information for the regional representative in your area. The
Representative webpage is divided
into regions, making your search more user-friendly.
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articles on the IASD Website. Please forward this IASD Dream-News to
interested friends and colleagues so they can also sign up for IASD’s free
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THE FINE PRINT: IASD DREAM-NEWS SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
The deadline for the IASD Dream-News is the first of each month.
There is no Dream-News published in June 2016.
Submissions by IASD members should be e-mailed to the IASD Dream-News editor.
Please limit your articles to 200 words. The article title should be entirely in capital letters. Any article sub-headings should be in upper and lowercase. Submissions can be submitted in the body of an email message or as an attachment. When sending attachments please include, in the body of the e-mail, your name and an indication that it is an IASD Dream-News item. Acceptable files for attachments are Microsoft Word and Rich Text Format (RTF). E-News articles should be submitted in the following format: Verdana font, 12pt., and black ink. No words should be bolded, underlined, or italicized. Feel free to include photos as attachments. Do not imbed photos or logos in text.
The editor reserves the right to shorten and/or edit articles for clarity and to fit space restrictions.
Articles over 200 words may be heavily edited. IASD reserves the right to accept or reject any article.
IASD members who would like to inform other members of their presentations, lectures, or workshops should submit their names, the titles of the events, the dates, and locations. Please also include either an e-mail address, website, or phone number so that IASD members can contact you for additional information. Submission of book tour dates and lecture series are limited to the following:
individual, contact information, dates, cities, states, or countries.
The IASD Dream-News accepts notices on member media interviews and appearances.
Members should include the IASD member name, the name of the show or publication, the date, and the topic discussed.
IASD holds no responsibility for the content or quality of non-sponsored IASD events
or individual member lectures, presentations, or workshops.
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|The International Association for the Study of Dreams is a non-profit, international, multidisciplinary organization dedicated to the pure and applied investigation of dreams and dreaming. Our purposes are to promote an awareness and appreciation of dreams in both professional and public arenas; to encourage research into the nature, function, and significance of dreaming; to advance the application of the study of dreams; and to provide a forum for the eclectic and interdisciplinary exchange of ideas and information.|
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