The Living Mountain – On Our Relationship With The Wild World Around Us

Patricia Hurducas

The Living Mountain – On Our Relationship With The Wild World Around Us

by Patricia Hurducas
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Patricia Hurducas continues her exploration: What is it about mountains that awakens the human mind’s playfulness and curiosity? What is awe? Should Thoreau’s Walden be more widely read…?

“I knew when I had looked for a long time that I had hardly begun to see.”

Nan Shepherd

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On the second part of the Mountains Are Calling ii Salon series we will examine our relationship with nature by looking closely at Nan Shepherd’s book The Living Mountain.

In this masterpiece of nature writing, Nan Shepherd describes her journeys into the Cairngorm mountains of Scotland.  Her poetic prose explores and records the rocks, rivers, creatures and the ever-changing  landscape. During the salon we will discuss the symbolism of mountains, nature writing, the philosophy of walking, and our own relationship with the wild world around us.

Reading the book is not mandatory, but it is encouraged. During the salon paragraphs from the book will be shared among the participants in order to facilitate the discussion for those who have not read the book.

Reading:

Time zones:

  • 11:00 am San Francisco
  • 2:00 pm New York
  • 7:00 pm London
  • 8:00 pm Berlin

Why not add the ii Calendar to your calendar?

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The Living Mountain - On Our Relationship With The Wild World Around Us
$15.00
End: 2021-03-11 07:00 PM

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Host Name - Patricia Hurducas

 

Date And Time

2021-03-11 at 08:00 PM (CET) to
2021-03-11 at 10:30 PM (CET)
 

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