Epic of the Universe
30 Jun 2003
In September this year, a 24 – week course, The Epic of the Universe, begins on the Internet with Dr Brian Swimme and Dr Larry Edwards of the California Institute for Integral Studies.
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In September this year, a 24 – week course, The Epic of the Universe,begins on the Internet with Dr Brian Swimme and Dr Larry Edwards of theCalifornia Institute for Integral Studies.
Brian Swimme isauthor of several books and videos including The Hidden Heart of theCosmos: Humanity and the New Story and Canticles of the Cosmos.
Heexplains: ‘Every known culture in human history organised its creativeenergies by means of its cosmological epic ñ its account of where theUniverse came from, how it developed into its present state and whatmeaningful role humans play in the midst of this cosmic drama. Thepurpose of this course is to present the central discoveries that ledto the current evolutionary cosmology. The ultimate aim is to assist inthe development of those who can participate in the process oftransformation that carries us from the destructive nature of ourwestern culture to a new era of well-being throughout the planet forevery form of life.’ The course focuses on cosmic originsóthe Universe,the elements, galaxies, stars and our solar system. A speciallydesigned website will facilitate students’ personal exploration in thiscourse with Dr Swimme and Dr Edwards who say: ‘You will come away witha new sense of your self and a deeper appreciation of the creativepowers that brought you forth. The Universe Story Book, Canticle to theCosmos video series, poetry, music and readings will provide us withthe content for a lively and engaging discussion.
Join us for this exhilarating plunge into the events and dynamic processes out of which we emerge into being’.
FURTHERINFORMATION : For details of books and videos available in Britaincontact: Green Spirit Books, 14 Beckford Close, Warminster, Wilts.,BA12 9LW. Tel / Fax 01985 215679
WEB SITE :http://www.brianswimme.orgEMAIL: alan@gs books.org.uk
2nd WEB SITE : http://www.greenspirit.org.uk/books
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