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Conference Room in Concord House


Suggestions for Study
Circles are always welcome.

Contact:
Donna at worldculture dot org

Newcomers are welcome to join at any time.
 

 

TOPICS TAKEN UP AT PAST STUDY CIRCLES

IWC STUDY CIRCLE
Tthe Study Circle meets on Tuesday evenings from 7:30 - 9:00 pm
Readings will be posted to the website in advance of each meeting
Groups meet at Concord House, 1407 Chapala Street, Santa Barbara, CA


A NEW IWC STUDY CIRCLE WILL BEGIN SEPTEMBER 12, 2017

THE TOPIC WILL BE
"A JOURNEY THROUGH CLASSICAL GREECE: CIVILIZATION AND CULTURE"

 

 

 

JOIN US FOR A JOURNEY THROUGH CLASSICAL GREECE, A PEROD IN WORLD HISTORY THAT HAS HAD AN ENORMOUS INFLUENCE ON THE CULTURE OF MANY COUNTRIES FROM ANCIENT TIMES UNTIL THE PRESENT. WE WILL LOOK AT THE WISDOM AND BEAUTY
OF CLASSICAL GREEK CIVILATION AND THE IMPACT OF THAT CIVILIZATION ON OUR MODERN WORLD.

TOPICS FOR STUDYING AND DISCUSSION WILL INCLUDE:

•  THE INTERPRETATION AND USE OF GREEK MYTHOLOGY

•  THE EMERGENCE AND TRANSFORMATION OF THE IDEAL OF THE POLIS OR THE ANCIENT GREEK CITY STATE

•  THE PHILOSOPHY, THEATER, ART, SCULPTURE AND DANCE OF THE CLASSICAL GREEK WORLD

• THE SPREAD AND INFLUENCE OF HELLENISTIC CIVILIZATION AROUND THE WORLD