The suggested reading list includes various reading and media recommendations provided by the lecturer. This list of materials can include projects authored by the lecturer or others, and provides further insight into the guest’s sources of inspiration and additional context surrounding the artist/scholar/designer’s work and practice. This list is shared with RMCAD students and faculty and is archived on the website for academic integration and research opportunities. The physical materials are archived in the RMCAD campus library and the VASD Program archive.


Conversations with God: The Uncommon Dialogue - Book 1 - 3  by Neale Donald Walsch
Book - 1996-1998

The Power of Myth by Joseph Campbell, Bill Moyers, and Betty Sue Flowers (ed.) 
Book - 1988

The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle
Book - 1997

A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose by Eckhart Tolle
Book - 2005

One Day My Soul Just Opened Up by Iyanla Vanzant
Book - 1998

Creative Visualization: Use the Power of Your Imagination to Create What You Want in Your Life by Shakti Gawain 
Book - 1978

I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You by Aretha Franklin
Album - 1967

Off the Wall by Michael Jackson
Album - 1979

Live at Caesars Palace by Diana Ross
Album - 1974

High Priestess of Soul by Nina Simone
Album - 1967

Live Montreux by Marvin Gaye
Album - 1980

Live and Uncensored by Millie Jackson
Album - 1979

Whitney Houston by Whitney Houston
Self-titled Debut Album - 1985

Toni Braxton by Toni Braxton
Self-titled Debut Album - 1993

Saturday Night Live: The Best of Eddie Murphy
DVD - 2004