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2016 Programme

MICHAELMAS TERM

Reading Essential Texts Afternoon Seminars

Richard III
by William Shakespeare
Leader Dr. Joseph Milne
7 September – 23 November
Wednesdays, 12 weekly sessions
3-4.30pm (please arrive promptly)
Venue The School of Economic Science
Course cost £120 or £90 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions


Reading Essential Texts Evening Seminars

Jing Shen’ – the Seventh Chapter of the Huainanzi
Leader Sir Nick Pearson
10-31 October (Mondays), sessions 1-4; 8 November (Tuesday), session 5
7 – 8.30pm (please arrive promptly)
Venue in London W14, full address on booking
Course cost £55 or £45 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Limited to a maximum of 12 participants


FILM

Robert Bly – A Thousand Years of Joy
A film by Haydn Reiss

UK première, with special guests Haydn Reiss (Director), Mark Rylance (Fellow of the Temenos Academy) and Martin Shaw (Storyteller)

Sunday 7 August at 12.30pm
The Gate Cinema, 87 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3JZ

Please purchase your tickets from The Gate Cinema
Tel. 0871 9025731
https://www.picturehouses.com/cinema/Gate_Picturehouse/film/robert-bly-a-thousand-years-of-joy-plus-qanda


LECTURES

The Hermetic Imagination
Entering the Divine Body: William Blake’s ‘Jerusalem’ Vision
Dr. Susanne Sklar
Wednesday 14 September
7-8.30pm
In the chair Dr. Jeremy Naydler
Venue The Royal Asiatic Society
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE


Meister Eckhart and the Purpose of the Creation
Dr. Joseph Milne
Tuesday 27 September
6.45- 8pm
In the chair Professor Grevel Lindop
Venue The Lincoln Centre
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE

Temenos Academy at Cowdray Park
The Head, the Heart and the Hand
A weekend workshop of sacred geometry combining philosophy and practice
Tom Bree, Daniel Docherty, Valentin Gerlier
1 – 2 October
10.30am – 5.30pm both days
In the chair Dr. David Cranswick and Emma Clark
Venue The Tower Room, Cowdray Park, Cowdray Heritage Site, River Ground Stables, Midhurst, West Sussex GU29 9AL
Cost
£225 inclusive of tools and materials and coffee/tea. For enquiries and bookings please contact cranswickart@gmail.com or telephone 07801 430194


Yoga in Historical & Contemporary Context
including a personal perspective
Professor Karel Werner
Wednesday 5 October
6.30-8.30pm
In the chair Dr. Stephen Cross
Venue The Nehru Centre
Admission free


The Hermetic Imagination
From Thoth to Mercurius: Exploring the Alchemical Imagination and its Sources in Ancient Egypt
Jules Cashford
Wednesday 19 October
7-8.30pm
In the chair Dr. Jeremy Naydler
Venue The Royal Asiatic Society
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE


The Inklings
Owen Barfield: Knowledge, Poetry & Consciousness
Revd. Dr. Malcolm Guite
Monday 7 November
6.45-8pm
In the chair Professor Grevel Lindop
Venue The Lincoln Centre
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE


The Hermetic Imagination
Libur Novus: Jung’s New Hermeticism
Professor Sonu Shamdasani
Wednesday 9 November
7-8.30pm
In the chair Sir Nick Pearson
Venue The Royal Asiatic Society
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE


The Hermetic Imagination
Prospero’s Splendor Solis: An Adorable Fire for our ‘so potent art’
Dr. Marie Angelo
Wednesday 23 November
7-8.30pm
In the chair Julia Cleave
Venue The Royal Asiatic Society
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE


The Inklings
Tolkien, the Green Man and the Mythology of England
John Matthews
Thursday 8 December
6.45-8pm
In the chair Professor Grevel Lindop
Venue The Lincoln Centre
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE


Michaelmas Term Programme 2016 PDF download here

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