Join Barbarah and Mark in an informal conversation and sharing on the topic of your first encounter with Anthroposophy and how it began to influence your life. Bring your personal story to share, and also feel free to just come and listen. We will host this conversation on the first Sunday of each month from 1pm to 2pm (PST) starting June 2nd 2019. Ubuntu Learning is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Ubuntu Learning Time: Jun 2,…Find out more
Join Mark for a presentation on how Anthroposophy shows up in Tolkien’s mythology. Owen Barfield’s Anthroposophy-based notion of the ‘ancient semantic unity’ of language is an idea that changed Tolkien’s ‘whole outlook’ on language in the 1920’s. We will trace how this idea was used as an organizing principle for The Silmarillion, and eventually formed a symbolic template for his modern myth, The Lord of the Rings.
Mythologies are pictures of the progress of human physical, soul and spiritual development through cosmic, mythic and historical time. We trace the story groups used in the Waldorf curriculum back to their origins in the evolution of human consciousness. This workshop broadens the teacher’s knowledge of the origins and meaning of the stories they tell through the grades. We will explore ways to cultivate, through these mythic images, an ongoing confidence and inner connection to the Anthroposophical picture of the…Find out more