Media & Publications
This page offers a full list of my publication, panel discussions, and interviews. If you would like direct links to any of the titles below, you can check my Creative Journalism page, which offers links to selected articles and interviews. You can also email me directly for links to any other articles or interviews that you can't find direct links to on my website. Cheers.
Nicholson, S. & Fisher, V.D. (August 2014). Integral Voices on Sex, Gender & Sexuality: Critical Inquiries. SUNY Press.
Articles & Essays
Fisher, Vanessa D. (June 2016). Stripped: A Look Inside the Life and History of Exotic Dancing. Metaphychosis Journal
Fisher, Vanessa D. (September 2014). Confronting Death and Unmasking Suicide. Elephant Journal.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (May 2014). Black Fire: Women, Tattoos & The Transformative Power of Body Art. Reality Sandwich.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (December 2013). Spirit Inc. The Politics of Modern Spirituality. Elephant Journal.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (June 2013). On Money, Work & the Pitfalls of Spiritual Entitlement. Elephant Journal.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (November 2012). Journey of a Global Nomad: Breaking Down and Breaking Through. Kosmos Journal, Fall/Winter 2012 Issue.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (August 2012). Will Western Women Really Save the World? A Question to the Dalai Lama. Elephant Journal.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (July 2012). Holy Irreverence: A Trilogy Series Exploring the Dark Side of the Sacred. Elephant Journal.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (May 2012). The Flame of Beauty: Reflections on a Poet’s Journey. The Huffington Post. Section: Healthy Living.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (April 2012). My Descent into Hell and What it Taught me About Beauty. The Huffington Post. Section: Healthy Living.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (March 2012). Undressing Sex: Re-imagining the Art of Female Eroticism. Beams and Struts Magazine.
Hamilton, M., Beck, C., Fisher, V., & Marx Hubbard, B. (2011). Grok Talk Walk Rock: Choreography for 4 Generations in the Human Hive. Paper presented at the World Future Society 2011.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (October 2012). Envisioning Young Women’s Leadership for the 21st Century: A Call to Revolution. Beams and Struts Magazine.
Fisher, Vanessa D. Pop-culture, Pornstars and the Mis-guided Revolution: A Window into the Rebellion of Postmodern Young Women (December 2011). Beams and Struts Magazine.
Fisher, Vanessa D. Beauty and the Expansion of Women’s Identity. A chapter in: Integral Theory in Action: Applied, Theoretical, and Constructive Perspectives on the AQAL Model. New York: NY. SUNY Press, 2010.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (Fall 2008). Beauty and the Expansion of
Women’s Identity. AQAL Journal of Integral Theory and Practice.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (December 2007). Embodying transcendence. Ascent Magazine: Yoga for an inspired life. Issue 35: Gender and Sexuality.
Bickel, Barbara & Fisher, Vanessa D. (2005). Awakening the Divine Feminine: A Stepmother-Daughter Collaborative Journey through Art Making and ritual. Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering 7(1), 52-67.
Fisher, V. (2002). Interview (excerpt): Vanessa Fisher on education and Ken Wilber. Ken Wilber and Integral Education Bulletin #2, 2-5.
Fisher, Vanessa D. (April 2015) The Thin Thread of Truth. Invoke Magazine (online).
Fisher, Vanessa D. (July 2012) The Divine Put a Tightrope Around my Neck. Elephant Journal (online).
Fisher, Vanessa D. (April 2012). The Test of Human Existence. Shambhala Publications. 35 Under 35 Project.
Sex, Beauty & The Power of Story Telling. A 90 minuite interview about my upcoming book, Integral Voices on Sex, Gender & Sexuality: Critical Inquiries. Conducted by Terry Patten on the Beyond Awakening Series (May 2014).
On Being a Global Nomad, Rogue Poet, and Cultural Critic. A 60 minute interview on my work, and a discussion about the intersections of politics, art, cutlure, spirituality and identity. Conducted by fellow writer and Egyptian activist Miri Gabriel on the Transformative Learning Network (January 2014).
The Flame of Madness. A 30 minute interview about my views on madness, mental illness, trauma, and spiritual development. Conducted by Cindy Lou Griffith on Stark Raven Radio (Jauary 2013).
Vanessa Fisher Unplugged. A 60 minute interview on my life and work, with Myra Jackson on Gaiafield Radio (November 2012).
Beauty & Feminism. A 2-part recorded dialogue series between philosopher Ken Wilber and I. Featured on Integral Life (2008).