Section Meeting Schedule / Autumn 2023

Autumn 2023 Meeting Schedule for the Section for the Literary Arts & Humanities of the School for Spiritual Science in North America.

(This schedule might change; so, please keep an eye on the website. Meetings occur on Zoom unless otherwise stated.)


Section Meetings / Autumn & Early Winter

August 26: Report on “The Festival of Initiative” in Manitoba, Canada, with summary report of a lecture by Peter Selg given on August 13th at the conference.

September 16: “Sovereigns of the Grail” / Lecture given at the 2023 Grail Conference in Dornach

October 7: “Five Poems of Great Importance to Anthroposophy”

November 4: General Discussion / “What happened at the World Conference (Michaelmas, 2023) and at Section meeting of the School for Spiritual Science in Dornach (October 19 – 22, 2023?”)

November 11: Philip Thatcher: “The Second Panel of the Foundation Stone As Workshop of the Artist”

November 18 Mark McGivern: “Rudolf Steiner and the Secret Meaning of Middle Earth”

December 2: Possible presentation on King Lear TBD

December 9: “Rudolf Steiner’s Last Address / Situation and Context” / Toward an Understanding of the Karmic Biography of “Novalis” / Why Should I Care About Novalis?

December 16: Poetry Night & New Moon Salon (Hybrid meeting)

Holy Nights: TBD

January 13: “Albert Steffen & Percy MacKaye: A Spiritual Friendship” / Background to Events in Dornach in the 1930s




Artwork: “Grail” by Marion Donehower (Visual Arts Section)