2014 Whitehead Studies Program

I want here to record the meetings held for this program.

Meeting 1 – Sat 18 Jan, State Library
Reading: Chapter 1 of An Introduction to Mathematics
Writing: Conversation with God #1

Meeting 2 – Sat 1 Feb, State Library
Reading: Chapter 1 of The Concept of Nature
Writing: Non-fiction work relating to content of Meeting 1

Meeting 3 – Sat 15 Feb, State Library
Reading: Chapter 1 of The Aims of Education
Writing: Poem #1, on the theme of Time

Meeting 4 – Sat 1 Mar, State Library
Reading: Chapter 1 of Symbolism
Writing: Essay outlining our own ideal education system

Meeting 5 – Sat 15 Mar, State Library
Reading: Chapter 1 of Science and the Modern World
Writing: Conversation with God #2

Sat 29 Mar – no meeting

Meeting 6 – Sat 12 Apr, State Library
Reading: Chapter 1 of Process and Reality
Alternative: video lessons What is Process Thought?
Writing: Essay starting with a quote from Whitehead

Meeting 7 – Sat 26 Apr, State Library
Reading: Chapter 1 of Adventures of Ideas
Writing: Short story with non-human animals as characters

Meeting 8 – Sat 10 May, State Library
Reading: Chapter 1 of Religion in the Making
Writing: Essay starting with a quote from Whitehead or other author of interest

Meeting 9 – Sat 24 May, State Library
Reading: Chapter 1 of Modes of Thought
Writing: Conversation with God #3

Meeting 10 – Sat 7 Jun, State Library
Reading: Completing Symbolism, starting Tao Te Ching
Writing: Non-fiction or realistic fiction

Meeting 11 – Sat 21 Jun, State Library
Reading: Ch1 The Function of Reason, ch4 Tao Te Ching
Writing: Letter to an arch enemy.

Meeting 12 – Sat 5 Jul, State Library


Reading from library: Lowe: Understanding Whitehead

Writing: Non-fiction statement

Meeting 13 – Sat 19 Jun, State Library

Reading: one page excerpt from Pirsig: Lila

Writing: Conversation with God #4

 

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