Project on Ethics and Art in Testimony (PEAT)

Correspondence between A U.S. Counterintelligence Liaison Officer and Jean Maria Arrigo

Training of Operatives in Shamanic Techniques

J.M. Arrigo's report of a June 2003 conversation with a medical anthropologist in Peru, concerning his previous-but now discontinued-training of CIA operatives in shamanic techniques.

Deposited in Hoover Institution Archives Stanford University, Stanford, CA October 6, 2005


Web advertisement for a summer tour to shamans in the Peruvian jungle with a medical anthropologist.

Arrigo's description (two pages) of her conversation with the medical anthropologist concerning his training of CIA operatives.

Photocopy of Arrigo's hand-written notes following the conversation, and transcription of her notes.

Correspondence between Arrigo and the anthropologist's secretary, in which he declined further communication of his "strictly classified" work.