Sunday, November 25th — 1:00 pm (note early start time)
Walker Brents III investigates the writings and thought of Joseph Campbell, whose influence on the creative work of filmmakers, poets and novelists over the past half century has been profound and pervasive.
A seminal late 20th century sage, Campbell wrote and lectured tirelessly, synthesizing global mythologies and in the process pioneering a new zeitgeist.Â Inevitably, our conception of his work has become limited to a few simplified aspects — the arc of the hero being the prime example.Â But so much more is to be found in Campbell’s thought.
“Walker Talks” is a monthly series of talks by Walker Brents III on subjects ranging from bits of mythology to the works of poets and philosophers, and beyond.Â On the fourth Sunday of each month, barring the summer months.
Our events are put on under the umbrella of the nonprofit Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project (the "BBCLP"). That's how we fund our ambitious schedule of 300 or so concerts and literary events every year.
The BBCLP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit...
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Gigging musicians! You have nothing to lose but your lack of a collective voice to achieve fair wages for your work!
The IMA can be a conduit for you, if you join in to make it work.
Read more here - Andy Gilbert's Feb 25 article about the IMA from KQED's site