Video & Interviews

Talking Nordic Animism with Rune Hjarnø Rasmussen (July, 2019). Daniel and Rune, a scholar of Nordic Animism and Afro-Brazilian religion, have a good chat about animism within the context of Nordic traditions.

Microanimism: Celebrating our Relationships with the Smalls (March, 2019). Daniel and environmental biologist Siobhan Watkins ( discuss the microbial world within an animist framework.

Conversation with scholar and former Catholic nun Lindsay Sudeikis (March, 2019). Daniel interviews Lindsay Sudeikis ( about the Catholic mystical tradition and the ancestors.

Conversation with Hawaiian Wisdom Keeper Kumu Ramsay Taum (February, 2019). Daniel interviews Kumu Ramsay ( about Hawaiian traditions and culture.

Healing Racism with the Backing of the Ancestors (October, 2018). Interview with Daniel and shamanic practitioner Langston Kahn (

Healing Attachment Wounds with Ancestral Reconnection (October, 2018). Interview with Daniel and psychologist Saskia Ison of

Decolonizing the Dead (March 2018). Live teaching event in North Carolina with Daniel and Dr. Bayo Akomolafe. More on Bayo Akomolafe’s work here:

The Role of Ancestors in Social and Earth Justice (February 2018). Live teaching event with Daniel hosted by California Institute of Integral Studies, East-West Psychology Department.

Interview on Cultural and Ancestral Healing (January, 2018). Depth psychologist Brandy Vanderheiden and Daniel talk about ancestors, intergenerational trauma, cultural healing and talking to plants.

Ancestral Healing: Insights on Animism & Shamanism—Daniel Foor with Bonnie Bright PhD (October, 2017). Interview with Daniel Foor and Dr. Bonnie Bright for the Depth Psychology Alliance.

Voices of the Earth. Interview with Daniel from his former non-profit organization, Earth Medicine Alliance, sponsor of the Voices of the Earth project. Additional playlists here feature this series of interviews with diverse Earth-tending elders.