Category: Past Offering

  • The Magic of Cinema III

    The Magic of Cinema III

    6 Tuesdays, beginning September 11, 2018. 1:00 ~ 4:00 pm. Lecturer: Tom Shoebridge This time we will explore the social reality in fictional film stories.  Filmmakers always reveal more than they intend.  The job of the informed viewer is to pick and interpret the clues, or ’see’ the unseen.  Tragedy or comedy, all films shine […]

  • How the Creative Mind Works

    How the Creative Mind Works

    6 Thursdays from September 13. 2018  1:00 – 3:00 pm Lecturer: Teri Loretto Teri will explore creativity from several perspectives, both artistic and scientific. Reading Assignment The War of Art Slides This is your brain Creative Thinking This is your brain on art Taking Charge of Your Brain Art Therapy Video Links Where does creativity […]

  • Revolutions and Revolting People

    Revolutions and Revolting People

    6 Thursdays, beginning October 25, 2018.  1:30 pm to 3:30 pm. Lecturer: Paul Marland Not all revolutions have been angry mobs, guillotines, and crazed women knitting names into socks.  And most revolutionaries never dreamed how others would twist their ambitions.  Not all revolutions have been for the sake of liberty, because many have been imposed […]