Thomas Hart is author of The Ancient Spirituality of the Modern Maya. Having lived in Guatemala since 1993, Hart organized the book around an extensive set of interviews he conducted with ritual specialists and other practitioners. Hart is country director (Guatemala) for Health Poverty Action, an international NGO. He has a BSc degree in social psychology from the London School of Economics and spent several years as a political researcher for BBC news and current affairs in London.
Research Interests:Guatemala, Maya Spirituality, Ritual