Meeting Summaries

Poetry Night / June 25, 2022

“Poetry arises from the natural action of the human spirit. Does not every human being strive and compose at every moment?” -- Novalis, Heinrich von Ofterdingen   Poetry Night / St. John's Celebration On June 25, 2022, the Section for the Literary Arts and...

Percy MacKaye / And Our American Drama

At the Section meeting on June 11, I gave a lecture presentation on American poet, playwright, biographer, and impresario Percy MacKaye, along with a look at the extended MacKaye family: Steele MacKaye, Arvia MacKaye, Christy MacKaye, Robin MacKaye, Marion MacKaye....

Plant A Seed & Water It! / “Does the Work of Our Section Really Matter?”

  "Does the Work of Our Section Really Matter?" Those who have been active in the Section for many years will recognize this question as the title of an essay by Vivien Law. You can read this brief essay, along with two other essays by Vivien Law, by clicking the...

“Hyacinth & Rosebud” by Novalis

A Fresh Translation for the 21st Century! This edition contains an Afterword "The Healing Art of Fairytale" that explains why our Section friends and members turned to Novalis at the beginning of the Covid era. Preview or Purchase the Book What is anthroposophy then?...