Rumble — " #AlanWatts (6 January 1915 – 16 November 1973) was a British philosopher , writer , and speaker , best known as an interpreter and populariser of Eastern #philosophy for a Western audience . Born in Chislehurst , England , he moved to the United States in 1938 and began Zen training in New York . Pursuing a career , he attended Seabury-Western #Theological Seminary , where he received a mast . . .