Rory Spowers

Rory has been a writer, campaigner and event curator, specialising in systems change, ecological and consciousness issues, for over twenty-five years. He launched The Re-Generation, a new media platform for promoting the systems change solutions required for the start of a regenerative culture, in the summer of 2019 at Port Eliot Festival with Russell Brand, Bruce Parry and others.

His books include A Year in Green Tea and Tuk Tuks (HarperCollins), covering the creation of Samakanda, an ecological learning centre in south Sri Lanka, and Rising Tides (Canongate), a history of ecological thought, critically acclaimed by the UK Sunday Times, The Observer and a variety of magazines. 

Most recently, Rory was a Writer on Bruce Parry’s 2017 feature documentary Tawai, which explores humanity’s separation from nature. He is also Creative Director of the Tyringham Initiative, a world-class think-tank for consciousness studies, and Lead Curator for the 2020 Medicine Festival and Amorevore Food, Community and Consciousness festivals and events.