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Laird Scranton is an independent software designer who became interested in Dogon mythology and symbolism in the early 1990s. He has studied ancient myth, language, and cosmology for nearly 10 years and has been a lecturer at Colgate University. He also appears in John Anthony West's Magical Egypt DVD series. He lives in Albany, New York.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Religion and science.
Astronomy -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Mythology, Dogon.
Astronomy, Dogon.