I'm trying unsuccessfully to remember the name of American author who wrote a series of very popular books during the sixties or seventies on his encounter with a Mexican guru. Any suggestions?

  • Bingo! Thanks so much. Exactly the answer I was seeking. Apr 27, 2020 at 22:38

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You may be referring to Carlos Castaneda, whose books on travelling through Mexico and psychedelic experiences, beginning with "The Teachings of Don Juan" were indeed very popular in the seventies.

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