A Journal & Newsletter for Friends & Members of the Section for the Literary Arts & Humanities of the School for Spiritual Science in North America. 

Next meeting: August 3, 7-8 pm Pacifc
Meeting Topic: “Experiencing the Word” with Mark McAlister (Toronto).

“Friends, the soil is poor. We must scatter abundant seed to ensure even a middling harvest.”  — Novalis

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“The Fairytale is Mightier than Philosophy!”

“The Fairytale is Mightier than Philosophy!”

Poster Artwork: Marion Donehower   Click Here to Register for the 2024 North American Section Conference Click Here for More Detailed Information   What is the Section? What does “It” do?  “Beauty connects the I with the body.” — Rudolf Steiner     Well, that's a big question! And the answer depends on the initiative of individuals.  To familiarize yourself with the Section and the activities of its participants, you might want to read several of the helpful essays by Goetheanum Section leader Christiane Haid. These can be found on the North American Section website. For...

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Section meetings have a hybrid character—local friends and members attend in-person and distant friends and members use Zoom. Livestreaming is used for some events.


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