Aspects of "shamanism" appear in contemporary art from time to time. "Do Shamans have more Sex," an article by Robert Wright in Slate magazine, provides an unromantic overview of the practice, theorizing that our hunter-gather ancestors had their own Jimmy Swaggarts and Brother Bob Tiltons.
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