Starting Date: 05-23-2017
Ending Date: 05-25-2017
Chicago, Illinois 60082
United StatesEmbracing WE-CENTRICITY: PRACTICES that NUTURE the COMMON GOOD.
How do we TRANSCEND political rivalry and polarizing rhetoric? Join us as we EXPLORE SPIRITUAL PRACTICES that HEAL division and distrust.
MAY 23-25, 2017
TECHNY TOWERS, CHICAGO
…every time we relate to other people, we automatically inhabit a we-centric space, within which we exploit a series of implicit certainties about the other. This implicit and pre-theoritical, but at the same time contentful state enables us to directly understand what the other person is doing, why he or she is doing it, and how he or she feels about a specific situation.
~ Vittorio Gallese, “The Two Sides of Mimesis,” Mimesis and Science, 100.
Geographical Scope: National