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Next Meeting: Michaelmas, 7-8 pm Pacific
A meeting place for Friends and Members of the Section for the Literary Arts & Humanities who participate in ongoing Section Meetings.

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

Percy MacKaye / And Our American Drama

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. This introductory talk was given to plant a seed for future discussion. If the spirit of the time permits, more presentations will occur in the fall. The Years 1623, 1923, 2023 / Literature of the Rosicrucians Percy MacKaye and his father Steele MacKaye had a lifelong journey with Shakespeare and Hamlet — Hamlet the play and...

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“Atlantis” by Novalis

“Atlantis” by Novalis

Artwork by Marion Donehower / "Atlantis" A Fresh Translation for the 21st Century! On May 21, 2022, friends and members of...

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Steps Toward a Community of Poets

Steps Toward a Community of Poets

  “It is very unfortunate,” said Klingsohr, “that poetry has a particular name, and that poets constitute a particular class. It is not, however,...

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Steps Toward A Poetry of Knowing

Steps Toward A Poetry of Knowing

Mont Ventoux? At our meeting on April 16 we walked a bit farther up the mountain called Art and Theory of Art: Foundations of a New Aesthetic, lectures by...

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On the American River
San Juan Heights
Fair Oaks
California
USA

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