Michael Nagler, PhD,
Professor emeritus at UC Berkeley, where he founded the Peace and Conflict Studies Program and taught upper-division courses on nonviolence, meditation and other subjects. He is president of the Metta Center for Nonviolence. He is the author of America Without Violence. The Upanishad, The Search for a Nonviolent Future, The Nonviolence Handbook and The Third Harmony: Nonviolence and the New Story of Human Nature. He also wrote and directed Metta’s documentary film with that title.