Second PhD. in Progress, Religious Studies & Theology, Continental Philosophy / Theory, University of Denver, Denver, CO. (2020).
Dissertation/Thesis Title: Ethical Problems in Liberalism & Spiritual Experimentation
PhD, English Rhetoric and Theory, Rhetorical Theory and Religious Studies, University of Denver, Denver. (2013).
Dissertation/Thesis Title: Beware of Mad John: Psychedelic Aesthetics, Political Theology and Literature
Certificate, Early Modern / Postmodern Political Theology, Cornell School of Criticism and Theory, Ithaca, NY. (2011).
MH: Master’s in Humanities, Humanities, Philosophy, English Literature, Music, University of Colorado at Denver, Denver. (2004).
Dissertation/Thesis Title: Toward an Ethical Aesthetic: A Study of Emmanuel Levinas, Mid-twentieth-century Avant-garde Jazz, and Poetry
BA, English Literature, Anthropology, Metropolitan State College of Denver, Denver, With honors. (2000).
Green, R. K. (2015). “Aldous Huxley the Political Theologian.” Aldous Huxley Annual, 14(1), 229-240.
Green, R. K. (2017). Bombs And Moms – DuBois’ Challenge To America’s Racist And Militarist Legacy. Political Theology Today. http://www.politicaltheology.com/blog/bombs-and-moms-dubois-challenge-to-americas-racist-and-militarist-legacy-roger-green/
Green, R. K. (2017). What’s The Matter With California? The Left’s Capitulation To Neoliberalism. Political Theology Today. http://www.politicaltheology.com/blog/whats-the-matter-with-california-the-lefts-capitulation-to-neoliberalism-roger-green/
Green, R. K. (2017). Luis León And The Formation Of A New Latino Political Spirituality. Political Theology Today. http://www.politicaltheology.com/blog/luis-leon-and-the-formation-of-a-new-latino-political-spirituality/
Green, R. K. (2017). On the Insurrectionary Turn In Political Theology. Political Theology Today. http://www.politicaltheology.com/blog/on-the-insurrectionary-turn-in-political-theology-roger-green/
Green, R. K. (2016). Are Calls For “Sanctuaries” Well-Intentioned Masks For A Neoliberal Agenda? Political Theology Today. http://www.politicaltheology.com/blog/are-calls-for-sanctuaries-well-intentioned-masks-for-a-neoliberal-agenda-roger-green/
Green, R. K. (2016). Political Theology And Debt – Confronting The Capitalist Machine. Political Theology Today. http://www.politicaltheology.com/blog/political-theology-and-debt-confronting-the-capitalist-machine-roger-green/
Green, R. K. (2016). The Semiotics of the Unconscious in Gilles Deleuze and Roland Barthes (Parts 1 & 2). Journal of Cultural and Religious Theory. http://jcrt.org/religioustheory/2016/12/19/the-semiotics-of-the-unconscious-in-gilles-deleuze-and-roland-barthes-roger-green/
Green, R. K. (2016). Dakota Pipeline Conflict Shows Political Theology Must Take Indigenous Spirituality Seriously. Political Theology Today. http://www.politicaltheology.com/blog/dakota-pipeline-conflict-shows-political-theology-must-take-indigenous-spirituality-seriously-roger-green/
Green, R. K. (2016). Shamanism and Entheogens – Toward A Psychoanalysis Of The New “Dream Time”. Journal of Cultural and Religious Theory. http://jcrt.org/religioustheory/2016/10/24/shamanism-and-entheogens-toward-a-psychoanalysis-of-the-new-dream-time-roger-green/
Green, R. K. (2016). Court Decisions Over Psychedelic Tea For Native Americans Should Sensitize Us To The Question of What Is Meant By “Religion”. Political Theology Today. http://www.politicaltheology.com/blog/court-decisions-over-psychedelic-tea-for-native-americans-should-sensitize-us-to-the-question-of-what-is-meant-by-religion-roger-green/
Green, R. K. (2016). Today’s Political Theological Vortex – Neither A God Nor Digital Networking Can Save Us. Political Theology Today. http://www.politicaltheology.com/blog/todays-political-theological-vortex-neither-a-god-nor-digital-networking-can-save-us-roger-green/
Green, R. K. (2016). Herbert Marcuse And The Endurance Of The 1960s For Political Theology. Political Theology Today. http://www.politicaltheology.com/blog/herbert-marcuse-and-the-endurance-of-the-1960s-for-political-theology-roger-green/
Green, R. K. (2016). Force in Religious Thought: Carl Raschke and Victoria Kahn in Dialogue (in three parts). Journal of Cultural and Religious Theory. http://jcrt.org/religioustheory/2016/05/31/force-in-religious-thought-carl-raschke-and-victoria-kahn-in-dialogue-part-1/
Book Reviews, Published
Green, R. K. (2016). Review – Altered States: Buddhism and Psychedelic Spirituality in America. Denver, CO: Journal of Cultural and Religious Theory. http://jcrt.org/religioustheory/2016/07/28/review-altered-states-buddhism-and-psychedelic-spirituality-in-america/
Green, R. K. (2016). Review – Carl Raschke’s Force of God Hammers Out A Political Theology Of Insurrection/Resurrection For Our Times. Denver, CO: Journal of Cultural and Religious Theory.
Green, R. K., The European Conference on Arts and Humanities, “Denver’s Divinatory Poetics: A Case Study of Anne Waldman, Selah Saterstrom, and Eleni Sikelianos.” (Brighton, UK July 12, 2017). https://ecah.iafor.org
Green, R. K., The European Conference on Ethics, Religion and Philosophy, “Entheogens, New Religious Movements, and Dogmatic Liberalism.” (Brighton, UK July 5, 2017). https://ecerp.iafor.org
Green, R. K., Global Center for Advanced Studies, “Entheogens, Dogmatic Liberalism, and the Difficulty of Human Potential as Resistance.” (Maribor, Slovenia July 1, 2017). https://thegcas.org/adriatic-coast/
Paper / Closing Remarks
Green, R. K., The Crisis of Representation: Neoliberalism, Ethnonationalism, Religious Conservatism and the Crisis of Representation in Politics, Religion, and Culture – an Interdisciplinary Conference, “Closing Remarks.” (Melk, Austria June 27, 2017). http://www.religionandtransformation.at/fileadmin/user_upload/p_religions_transformation/Veranstaltungen_3._Laufzeit/2017-06-26u27_Programmheft_neu.pdf
Green, R. K., Reclaiming the Unconscious, “Non-Ordinary States, Entheogens, and the Unconscious,” Journal of Cultural and Religious Theory, University of Denver. (October 21, 2016). http://jcrt.org/religioustheory/conferences-and-call-for-papers/
Green, R. K., Shamanism Conference 2016, “The Ethical Problems of Liberal ‘Occulture,’ Entheogens, and Ayahuasca Tourism,” Society for the Study of Shamanism, San Rafael, California. (September 5, 2016).
Green, R. K., Waiting for Utopia: Ireland and the Idea of Utopia, “Being Away with Yeats: Enchantment in The Celtic Twilight,” University of Caen, Caen, France. (November 21, 2015). https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/node/62121
Green, R. K., Rocky Mountain MLA Conference, “Re-enchanted Empire: The Figure of Pan in Edwardian Fiction,” RMMLA, Santa Fe, NM. (October 8, 2015). http://rmmla.innoved.org/conferences/Conf15SantaFe/default.asp
Green, R. K., Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, “Maria Sabina and Psychedelic Enchantment: A Postsecular View,” RMMLA, Boise, ID. (October 9, 2014). http://rmmla.innoved.org/conferences/Conf14Boise/default.asp
Green, R. K. (Author & Presenter), Telos / Paul Piccone Institute Conference, “Defining the ‘Human’ in Human Rights Beyond Being-Toward-Death,” NYU, New York. (February 16, 2014).
Green, R. K. (Author & Presenter), The Condemned Playground: Aldous Huxley and His Contemporaries, “Aldous Huxley the Political Theologian,” Oxford University, Balliol College, Oxford, UK. (September 4, 2013).
Green, R. K. (Author & Presenter), Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association, “Re-enchanted Citizenship: Psychedelic Aesthetics in Structural and Post-Structural Criticism,” Seattle University, Seattle. (October 2012).
Green, R. K. (Author & Presenter), Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, “The Influence of Interpretations of ‘Soma’ from Greek and Indian Mythology in Twentieth-Century Psychedelic Literature,” CU Boulder, Boulder. (October 2012).
Green, R. K. (Author & Presenter), Hawaii University International Humanities Conference, “Psychedelic Aesthetics and Political Theology in Aldous Huxley’s Island,” Hawaii University, Honolulu. (January 2012).
Artistic and Professional Performances and Exhibits
Delphi 1927, Eleni Sikelianos, Greece / Cambridge UK, Green, Roger K, Academic, International, Invited. (September 1, 2014 – March 9, 2015). http://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poet/eleni-sikélianòs
Anne Waldman, Untethered, produced and accompanied by Roger Green http://www.writing.upenn.edu/pennsound/x/Waldman.php
Eleni Sikelianos, Make Yourself Happy Recordings, produced and accompanied by Roger Green