Press Release

November 17, 2021 - Professor Edward Butler Joins as an Honorary Member of the International Advisory Board of ICHRRF

We're pleased to announce that Professor Edward Butler has graciously accepted to be an honorary member of the International Advisory Board of ICHRRF.

Prof. Butler received his doctorate in Philosophy from the New School for Social Research in 2004 for his dissertation "The Metaphysics of Polytheism in Proclus". Since then, he has published regularly in academic journals and edited volumes, primarily on Platonism, the polytheistic philosophy of religion, and the theologies of several polytheistic traditions. Worked as the co-editor of Walking the Worlds: A Biannual Journal of Polytheism and Spirit work (2014-2019) and currently serves on the advisory board of the journal Oscillations: Non-Standard Experiments in Anthropology, the Social Sciences, and Cosmology.

As a practising devotional polytheist for his entire adult life, he has been an advocate for the preservation, restoration and revival of polytheistic traditions around the globe. Since 2021, he has been working as the Director of Center for Global Polytheist and Indigenous Traditions, a Thought Center at Indic Academy. . More information about his work is available on his website,