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Public Lecture: Steiner and Kindred Spirits with Robert McDermott

McDermott Book CoverJoin us as Robert McDermott, Ph.D., discusses his newest book Steiner and Kindred Spirits, which places Steiner and his work in the context of a variety of spiritual teachers and teachings, both Western and Eastern. Hawthorne Valley will host two events with Dr. McDermott:

Public lecture and book signing
Friday, September 18, 7:00 pm
Donations gratefully accepted at the door. Advanced registration is appreciated, but not required.

Kindred Spirits Workshop
Saturday, September 19, 9:00 am – Noon
$25 per person workshop fee.
Participants will delve deeper into selected chapters from Steiner and Kindred Spirits in the half-day workshop.

Both events will be held in the Music Room of Hawthorne Valley School.

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Robert McDermott, Ph.D., is president emeritus and chair of the Philosophy, Cosmology, and Consciousness Program at the California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS). His publications include Radhakrishnan (1970); The Essential Aurobindo (1974, 1987); The Essential Steiner (1984); The Bhagavad Gita and the West (2009); and The New Essential Steiner (2009). His administrative service includes president of the New York Center for Anthroposophy; president of the Rudolf Steiner [summer] Institute; chair of the board of Sunbridge College and of Rudolf Steiner College. Dr. McDermott is the founding chair of the board of the Sophia Project in Oakland, California. He is a Lindisfarne fellow, a Fetzer mentor, and a member of the Esalen Institute.

When: Fri, Sep 18 @ 7pm
Cost: Free
Where: Hawthorne Valley School Music Room
330 Cty Rte 21C, Ghent, NY 12075