An Advent Celebration

“The Niccolini-Copwer Madonna” by Raphael Here is a summary of the recent Section for Literary Arts & Humanities meeting of the local group in Fair Oaks, CA. This meeting occurred on December 19, 2020 via Zoom. "At a Glance . . .” This was our last meeting for the...

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Rilke Part 1, Sonnet 15 “Tanzt die Orange”

"Tanzt die Orange" ["Dance the Orange"] Part 1, Sonnet 15. https://vimeo.com/491712020 English translation by Bruce Donehower. "Hold it . . . that tastes good . . . ah! already on the wing . . . A little tune, some stamping, a hum – : girls, warm bodied, girls, heavy...

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Advent Salon

Here is a summary of the recent Section for Literary Arts & Humanities meeting of the local group in Fair Oaks, CA. This meeting occurred on December 12, 2020 via Zoom. "At a Glance . . .” On December 12 we had another online literary salon. The details of our...

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Piktor’s Metamorphoses & Novalis

Here is a summary of the recent Section for Literary Arts & Humanities meeting of the local group in Fair Oaks, CA. This meeting occurred on December 5, 2020 via Zoom. "At a Glance . . .” On December 12 we will celebrate the completion of our work in 2020 with an...

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Essay: Shakespeare & Novalis

Essay by Bruce Donehower “Now I begin to intuit what makes Shakespeare so unique. It may awaken in me divinatory powers . . .” – Novalis At the local group’s meeting on November 28, 2020, I presented a brief summary of an essay that originally appeared in the 2001...

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