Richard Smoley

One of today's most highly regarded writers on esoteric topics, RICHARD SMOLEY is a graduate of Harvard College and the University of Oxford. He was a longtime editor of the venerated spiritual journal Gnosis. Smoley is the author of books including "Inner Christianity, The Essential Nostradamus," and "Forbidden Faith: The Secret History of Gnosticism." He currently works as editor of Quest Books and of "Quest: Journal of the Theosophical Society in America." He lives in Chicago.