Darren Springer is a teacher, researcher and event organizer based in London. He’s the Director of Ancient Future and curator at Soul & Sound. He is part of the Breaking Convention committee and works closely with the London Psychedelic Society organising thought provoking talks and workshops in the capital.
After setting up Ancient Future in 2006 — a charitable organisation — he has continued to develop projects geared around creative arts, personal-development and African-Caribbean history, culture and spirituality in his community.
Collectively his work aims to inform and empower individuals from diverse backgrounds to cope with social challenges and contribute to community development as well as self-improvement in an innovative, creative, culturally-aware style.
Darren is a qualified organic horticulturist and by day teaches organic gardening and food enterprise to “so called” hard to reach young people, in particular those who have been temporarily or permanently excluded from main stream school.
Presenter at the psychedelic conference Breaking Convention (London), the Entheogenic Conference (Detroit), Ozora (Hungary), Beyond Psychedelics (Prague), 920 (Amsterdam) and numerous consciousness gatherings around the world. Darren is a knowledgeable and dynamic speaker who is passionate about sharing his research on African entheogenic plants, their history, the mythology and their various applications. He has spoken in the UK, Europe, Africa, and the US sharing his extensive research on Entheogenic plants and their various applications and how they can help humanity in the here and now.
More at: darrenlebaron.com, his YouTube Channel and Instagram.