The emerging scientific understanding of unified reality, the human psyche, and Jung’s symbolic life
This is a one day conference in association with the C.G.Jung Club, London. In ‘The Symbolic Life’ Jung maintained that the human psyche needs reference to the Eternal and the perceived sanctity of symbolic rituals and sacraments, both for mental well-being and as a means of making sense of the…
The Inkling, Owen Barfield, whom both C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien regarded as the most innovative of the celebrated Oxford group, argued that the experience of being human changes dramatically over periods of cultural time. Our consciousness shifts, and in the modern period it has evolved in a particularly striking…
‘The artist…the sign-maker…the sacrament-maker’: an exploration of the work of David Jones, poet and visual artist
Called by T. S. Eliot one of ‘the most distinguished writers of his generation,’ David Jones was a writer and visual artist of extraordinary depth and vision. His vision of art and aesthetics was caught up in the local and the physical, and yet also expressed deeply his commitment to…
Winter Celebration is when members and friends gather around mulled wine and mince pies to share stories, poems and songs celebrating the dark days of winter. This event is free on the door to all participants.