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Programme

2019 Programme - Summer Term

For a full description of the meetings please refer to the Summer Term 2019 Programme PDF.

HOW TO BOOK

To avoid disappointment, please book in advance, preferably by using the booking form in the Summer Term 2019 Programme PDF.

You may also book by sending an email to temenosacademy@myfastmail.com
or by telephone 01233 813663.

READING ESSENTIAL TEXTS AFTERNOON SEMINARS

King Lear
by William Shakespeare
Leader Dr Joseph Milne
1 May – 10 July (continuing from last term)
Wednesdays, 10 weekly sessions, excluding 3 July
3 – 4.30pm (please arrive promptly)
Venue The School of Economic Science
Course cost £100 or £75 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions; £40 full-time students and Temenos Academy Young Scholars. Those attending must be aged 18 or over.

READING ESSENTIAL TEXTS EVENING SEMINARS

The Gospel of John
Leader Valentin Gerlier
29 April – 1 July (continuing from last term)
Mondays, 10 weekly sessions, includes bank holidays
6.45 – 8.15pm (please arrive promptly)
Venue London NW3, full address on booking
Course cost £75 or £60 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions.
Limited to a maximum of 10 participants. Those attending must be aged 18 or over.

LECTURES

Hathor’s Alchemy: The Ancient Egyptian Roots of the Hermetic Art
Dr Alison Roberts
Wednesday 8 May
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

Bulgakov and Russian Sophiology
Professor Andrew Louth
Wednesday 15 May
7 – 8.30pm
In the chair Dr. Joseph Milne
Venue The Royal Asiatic Society
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE

The Mystery and the Mysticism of Christina of Markyate (c.1096-c.1160)
Dr Henrietta Leyser
Monday 20 May
7 – 8.30pm
In the chair Hilary Davies
Venue The Royal Asiatic Society
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE

Alphanumeric Cosmology: The Grammar and Arithmetic of the Cosmos
Dr Juan Acevedo
Monday 10 June
7 – 8.30pm
In the chair Emma Clark
Venue The Royal Asiatic Society
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE

Recollection and Self-Possession: Finding the Still Centre Amidst Time and Change
Dr Stephen Blackwood
Wednesday 19 June
7 – 8.30pm
In the chair Dr Jeremy Naydler
Venue The Art Workers’ Guild
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE
Dr Stephen Blackwood flyer HERE

The Fourth John Michell Symposium
Julia Cleave
Professor Joscelyn Godwin
Gary Lachman
Professor Michael Schneider
Adam Tetlow
Saturday 22 June
9.45am – 5pm
In the chair Christine Rhone
Venue The Art Workers’ Guild
Admission
£55 or £50 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions. A limited number of advance tickets at £25 will be available to full-time students with ID.

Sanskrit as a Sacred Language
Dr M. N. Nandakumara
Wednesday 26 June
7 – 8.30pm
In the chair Vinod B. Tailor
Venue The Royal Asiatic Society
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE

The Harmony Institute, in partnership with the Temenos Academy
The Learning of the Imagination: Wisdom Traditions and Sacred Vision
Hilary Davies
Howard Hull
Professor Grevel Lindop
Dr Joseph Milne
Wednesday 3 July
10am – 5pm
Venue The Founder’s Library, University of Wales Trinity St. David’s Campus, Lampeter, Ceredigion
Admission free
Further details HERE

Love, Desire and Sacrifice in the Gospel of John
Valentin Gerlier
Wednesday 10 July
7 – 8.30pm
In the chair Freddie Sayers
Venue The Royal Asiatic Society
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE

ADVANCE NOTICE

Journey of Inner Transformation
Professor Ravi Ravindra
Tuesday 10 September
6.45-8pm
In the chair Elizabeth Crofts
Venue The Lincoln Centre
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE

The Inkling Owen Barfield, Jesus, and the Evolution of Consciousness
Dr Mark Vernon
Tuesday 1 October
6.45-8pm
In the chair Dr Jeremy Naydler
Venue The Lincoln Centre
Admission
£8 or £5 Members of the Temenos Academy/Concessions
Full-time students with student ID card FREE

The Annual Yeats Lecture
The Singing Masters of My Soul’. Yeats: Poet and Prophet
John F. Deane
Wednesday 9 October
6.45-8pm
In the chair Hilary Davies
Venue The Lincoln Centre
Admission free

Temenos Academy Young Scholars Day
Title TBC
Saturday 26 October
In the chair Adele Guyton
Venue Robinson College, Cambridge
Admission free

Information about our venues is available here

The Temenos Academy
P.O. Box 203
Ashford
Kent TN25 5ZT

Telephone: 01233 813663
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