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Journey Week 2024

Beyond Boundaries: Caring for Psyche, Soul, and Imagination in a Posthuman Age

An Immersive Week of Learning and Connecting at Pacifica Graduate Institute

September 26th – 29th, 2024

Hosted at Pacifica’s Beautiful Ladera Lane Campus

801 Ladera Lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Beyond Boundaries:
Caring for Psyche, Soul, and Imagination in a Posthuman Age

Wednesday, September 26th – Sunday, September 29th, 2024


Join us for Pacifica Graduate Institute’s signature annual event, Journey Week 2024, themed Beyond Boundaries: Caring for Psyche, Soul, and Imagination in a Posthuman Age. This transformative week will immerse you in the rich tapestry of depth psychology, featuring thought-provoking scholarship from PGI faculty and alumni, vibrant performances by local artists, and a variety of engaging activities.

Depth Scholarship from PGI Faculty and Alumni

At the heart of Journey Week 2024 lies a rich tapestry of depth scholarship from Pacifica Graduate Institute’s esteemed faculty and accomplished alumni. Prepare to be captivated by insightful lectures, engaging panel discussions, and stimulating workshops that delve into the realms of depth psychologies, mythology, and the human experience in the post-human age.

Local Performing Artists

Complementing the academic discourse, Journey Week 2024 will showcase the talents of local performing artists. Through dance, music, and theatrical performances, these artists will explore the themes of psyche, soul, and imagination, offering a multidimensional and immersive experience for attendees.

Workshops and Panel Discussions

Immerse yourself in a series of interactive workshops and thought-provoking panel discussions that will challenge your perceptions and expand your horizons. These engaging sessions will provide opportunities for hands-on learning, personal reflection, and lively debates on topics that lie at the intersection of psychology, mythology, and the post-human age.

Whether you are a student, a professional, or simply someone seeking intellectual and personal growth, Journey Week 2024: Beyond Boundaries, promises to be an unforgettable  celebration of intellect, creativity, and community that highlights the depth psychological scholarship that makes a Pacifica Graduate Institute education so relevant for the challenges of our times. Join us in this extraordinary exploration of the human psyche, soul, and imagination as we navigate the complexities of our modern world.

Connect with Nationally Recognized
Leaders, Scholars, Authors, and Artists


Sonu Shamdasani
“The Emergence of Jung’s Cosmology:
From the mythless predicament of modernity to personal myths.”

Leonie H. Mattison
President/CEO, Pacifica Graduate Institute

John Bucher
The Oracle and the Algorithm
Our Search for Mythos in the Machine

Julie Tumamait- Stenslie
The Sister Song

Dr. Glen Slater
Jung Vs. Borg:
Finding the Deeply Human in a Posthuman Age


Grupo Folklorico Fusion

Chumash Drumming Circle 

Stay on the Cutting Edge of Practice and Theory

Engage and Dialogue with Contemporary Issues and the Latest in Depth Psychological Thinking and Practices

Explore All That Pacifica Has to Offer for Your Personal and Professional Journey!

Join us for other Journey Week Events

Myth Fest! 

With the Joseph Campbell Foundation and PGI’s Myth Department

Friday, Sept. 27th – 2:00 – 5:00 PM

Pacifica Ladera Lane Campus

Mythic Writing Workshop with JCF
Meet a Mythologist
Joseph Campbell Documentary Film

What did people say about Journey Week 2023