Morena Luciani Russo, author of “Donne Sciamane” (Venexia 2012), is a ritual artist, a teacher of shamanism and a freelance researcher in the field of social sciences, with a particular focus on the anthropology of the female sacred, the archaeomitology and the study of modified states of consciousness and healing systems. She holds conferences, shamanism seminars, women’s circles and mixed circles throughout Italy.