LEARNING TO LIKE THE WORLD:
A Class for Young People
Taught by Robert Murphy & Barbara Allen
This workshop for young people between the ages of 5 and 12 teaches that their deepest desire is to know and like the world, and that everything—from a flower to mathematics to their mothers—can be used to like the world. We discuss (for example) Animals, Sports, Food, Imagination, Conversations, Friends, Poetry, Art, Music. Some subjects: Happiness Means You and the World Are a Team!; Books Can Take Your Feelings Everywhere!; Hurray for People—They’ve Got Insides Like Yours!
Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 11 AM
“What Can We Learn from Music about How to Be Kind?”
Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 11 AM
“Sports Tell Us the World Can Be Honestly Liked! “
Registration for each class is required.
When: You can register a child anytime from the first day of each month through noon of the Friday before that month’s class.
How: Email Registrar@AestheticRealism.org, or call 212-777-4490.
3rd Saturday of each month, 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM
FACULTY BIOS: Barbara Allen, Robert Murphy
See articles: “Why Young Men Are Bored and Angry” by Robert Murphy, and “Ninth Graders Learn about Opposites in Reality, Literature, and Themselves” by Barbara Allen