Hollyhock Presenters

Our presenters are curated for their quality, depth, integrity, and alignment with our educational purpose. Since 1982, a distinguished faculty of authors, educators, activists, artists, performers, and practitioners have shared their work at our Cortes Island campus and in Vancouver.

Jasmine Syedullah, PhD

Jasmine Syedullah, PhD, is an abolitionist, academic, and coauthor of Radical Dharma: Talking Race, Love, and Liberation, she holds a PhD in politics with an emphasis in feminist studies and history of consciousness from University of California Santa Cruz, and a bachelor of arts in religious studies with a focus on Buddhist philosophy from Brown. She has been a meditation practitioner since 2000.