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The Tangled Garden of Wisdom and Grief, Ireland

December 2, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

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Wednesday, Dec. 2nd (9:00am-3:30pm)
A good death is everyone’s right.
The idea makes no sense in a culture that doesn’t believe in dying at all.
Grief is the radical etiquette needed by a death phobic, grief illiterate time.
Dying is the fulfillment, not the end, of life.
This teaching is for anyone who will fail to live forever, or who loves someone so mortal.
NEW Location: The Rivercourt Hotel, The Bridge, John St, Kilkenny City, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland
Registration fee : Euro70  (Euro 60 early-bird rate (when paid by Oct. 1st) and for folks 65+, under 25 or students)
Contact: Judith Ashton – Cell: 087-697-6395 Email: judithashton1@gmail.com

Consider attending one of the Griefwalker Public Film Screenings & Talks led by Stephen Jenkinson
Dec.1 Kilkenny – NEW Location: The Bridge, John St, Kilkenny City, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland – 6:00-9:30pm – Cost: Euro 12 cash at the door (GBP8 for folks 60+, under 25 & students)

Griefwalker is a National Film Board of Canada feature documentary film. It is a lyrical, poetic portrait of Stephen’s work with dying people. Filmed over a twelve year period, Griefwalker shows Jenkinson in teaching sessions with doctors and nurses, in counselling sessions with dying people and their families, and in meditative and often frank exchanges with the film’s director while paddling a birch bark canoe about the origins and consequences of his ideas for how we live and die. read more – Griefwalker video clip  

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Date:
December 2, 2014
Time:
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Organizer

Orphan Wisdom
Email:
contact@orphanwisdom.com
Website:
http://orphanwisdom.com/

Venue

The Rivercourt Hotel Kilkenny
The Bridge, John St
NEW Location: The Bridge, John St, Kilkenny City, Co. Kilkenny Ireland
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