How do we change the world? Change the story: the greatest illusion of this world is the illusion of separation. Charles Eisenstein is a speaker and writer focusing on themes of civilization, consciousness, money, and human cultural evolution. His viral short films and essays online have established him as a genre-defying social philosopher and countercultural intellectual. Eisenstein graduated from Yale University in 1989 with a degree in Mathematics and Philosophy and spent the next ten years as a Chinese–English translator. The author of Sacred Economics, The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible and, Ascent of Humanity, he currently lives in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania.