- Faith and the senses: ritual and world religionsCourse start date: Sat 5 Mar 2022
Location on this date: OnlineTutors: Marilyn GreeneThe course is a comparative overview of how aspects of contemporary world religions engage the senses in both rituals and festivities and looks at some of the objects associated with these practices.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.Full fee £29.00 Senior fee £23.00 Concession £15.00
- Chinese Buddhist philosophy in a nutshellCourse start date: Mon 7 Mar 2022
Location on this date: OnlineTutors: John Goff"Every blade of grass, tree, pebble, and particle of dust is perfectly endowed with buddha nature …” — Zhanran. “If you meet the Buddha, kill the Buddha” — Linji.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.Full fee £69.00 Senior fee £69.00 Concession £30.00
- Mirror on the wall: an introduction to philosophy through artCourse start date: Sat 12 Mar 2022
Location on this date: OnlineTutors: Andrew WestThis course rearranges the cultural kitchen – placing Picasso beside Plato, Rubens beside Rousseau and Monet beside Montaigne – to ask questions of universal urgency: the value of pleasure, the limits of judgement and what it means to be human.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
- Adam and Eve, David and Bathsheba: stories and afterlives of biblical marriagesCourse start date: Sat 26 Mar 2022
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetTutors: Ann JeffersThe course is about the literary traditions which stemmed from well-known biblical stories, about how and why communities continued to engage and rewrite biblical stories.
This course takes place in the classroom, please follow this link to find out what we are doing to keep you safe: Staying COVID-19 secure at City LitFull fee £59.00 Senior fee £47.00 Concession £26.00
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