Time: October 14, 2017 from 1pm to 2:30pm
Event Type: free intro to 8-week college level course—times listed are u.s pt
Organized By: Depth Alliance and James R. Newell, PhD
Latest Activity: Oct 15, 2017
Jung conducted an exhaustive study of the ancient practice of alchemy and believed alchemists experienced an inner transformation while exploring the mysterious chemical substances that they studied.
Jung’s understanding of the unconscious as expressed through the imagery and texts of the alchemists has far-reaching implications for modern people.
For Jung, ancient alchemical texts provide us with a wealth of symbolic insight into the human mind and human behaviors that continue to be vitally relevant today.
This online course begins with a free 90-minute introductory class, followed by 8 college-level modules that introduce you to the essentials of Jung's understanding of the importance of alchemical symbolism. In the 8-wk course, each meeting will include a presentation and explanation of some aspect of Jung’s understanding of alchemy, a discussion and Q&A session, as well as a wealth of resources for further study through our online learning platform.
Don’t miss this opportunity to get a solid understanding of Jung’s work with alchemy and the importance of alchemical symbolism for modern people!
In the 8 wk course, participants will
James R. Newell, PhD, (Vanderbilt University) is a board member of Depth Alliance and an educator, counselor, personal coach, and professional musician. James teaches online courses on world religions for Central Michigan University, Thomas Edison State University, and other schools. James earned a master’s in Pastoral Counseling and Theology from Vanderbilt Divinity School, with a focus on Jungian psychology. He earned a PhD in History of Religions from Vanderbilt University Graduate School of Religion
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