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Nights of Grief & Mystery – DUO – 2022 Tour: Cincinnati, OH

Woodward Theater | Weddings & Events Hall 1404 Main Street, Cincinnati, OH, United States

An improbable, impossible night of words and music. A singer. A storyteller. Date: Sat, Nov 19, 2022. Show Time: 7:30pm/door opens at 7pm Location: Woodward Theater | Weddings & Events Hall1404 Main Street, Cincinnati, OH, 45202  Concerts for Turbulent Times they surely are. We aren’t poets, maybe, but the evenings are poetic. They are musical […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery DUO 2022 Tour: Seattle, WA

Washington Hall 153 14th Avenue, Seattle, WA, United States

An improbable, impossible night of words and music. A Musician. A storyteller. Date: Fri., Nov 25th, 2022. Show Time: 7:30pm/door opens at 7pm Location: Washington Hall, 153 14th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122  Concerts for Turbulent Times they surely are. We aren’t poets, maybe, but the evenings are poetic. They are musical and grave and raucous […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery DUO 2022 Tour: Portland, OR

TOC Concert Hall (The Old Church) 1422 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, OR, United States

SOLD OUT House -NEW doors open at 6pm/ Show Time schedule remains: 7:30pm-9:30pm(ish) Please allow for ample time to get there, and park and get checked in and seated. There will be books for sale and a book signing by Stephen Jenkinson afterwards. An improbable, impossible Night of words and music. A musician and a […]

Reckoning – Author Reading & Talk ~ Live in Portland, OR

Trinity Episcopal Cathedral 147 NW 19th Avenue (Kempton Hall), Portland, OR, United States

TICKETS ADDED! Doors open at 6:30pm/ Book Reading, Talk 7pm -8:30/ book signing until start until 9pm. As we need to be out of the building at 9pm, consider being at the venue at 6:30pm prompt to purchase your book. Sunday, November 27th, 2022 Location: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Kempton Hall, 147 NW 19th Ave., Portland, […]

Reckoning – Author Reading & Talk ~ Live in Sebastopol, CA

Sebastopol Grange Hall 6000 Sebastopol Avenue, Sebastopol, CA, United States

Wednesday, Nov 30th, 2022 (Doors open at 6:30pm - Book Reading/Talk 7pm -8:30pm - book signing until 9:30pm) Location: Sebastopol Grange Hall, 6000 Sebastopol Ave, Sebastopol, CA 95472, United States  Click here to purchase audio book, paperback or hardcover of Reckoning We will have a limited number of books available. Cash preferred. About this […]

Reckoning – Author Reading & Talk ~ Live in Berkeley/East Bay, CA

Hillside Urban Sanctuary 1422 Navellier Street, El Cerrito, CA, United States

Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022 (Doors open at 6:30pm - Book Reading/Talk 7pm -8:30pm - book signing until 9:30pm) Location:Hillside Urban Sanctuary - 1422 Navellier St, El Cerrito, CA 94530, United States  Click here to purchase audio book, paperback or hardcover of Reckoning We will have a limited number of books available. Cash preferred. About […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery DUO 2022 Tour: Sebastopol, CA

Sebastopol Subud Hall 234 Hutchins Avenue, Sebastopol, CA, United States

An improbable, impossible night of words and music. A Musician. A storyteller. Date: Fri., Dec. 2nd, 2022. Show Time: 7:30pm/door opens at 7pm Location: Sebastopol Subud Hall, 234 Hutchins Ave, Sebastopol, CA 95472  Concerts for Turbulent Times they surely are. We aren’t poets, maybe, but the evenings are poetic. They are musical and grave […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2022 Tour: Berkeley, CA

Hillside Club 2286 Cedar Street, Berkeley, CA, United States

SOLD OUT HOUSE IN BERKELEY- There are still some seats in Sebastopol and Santa Barbara, Topa'anga, Los Angeles and San Diego An improbable, impossible night of words and music. A singer, a storyteller, a band. Date: Sat., Dec 3rd, 2022. Show Time: 7-9pm/door opens at 6:30pm Location: Hillside Club, 2286 Cedar Street | Berkeley, CA 94709 […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2022 Tour: Santa Barbara, CA

The Marjorie Luke Theatre 721 E Cota St,, Santa Barbara, CA, United States

An improbable, impossible Night of words and music. A singer, a storyteller, a band. Date: Monday, Dec.5th, 2022. Show Time: 7:30pm/door opens at 7pm Location: The Marjorie Luke Theatre, 721 E Cota Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103, United States  Concerts for Turbulent Times they surely are. We aren’t poets, maybe, but the evenings are […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery DUO 2022 Tour: Topanga, CA

Corazón Performing Arts Theater 125 S Topanga Canyon Boulevard, Topanga, CA, United States

SOLD OUT HOUSE - There are seats left for LA Night of Grief & Mystery - get ticket An improbable, impossible night of words and music. A singer, a storyteller, a band. Date: Wed., Dec 7th, 2022. Show Time: 7:30pm/door opens at 7pm Location: Corazón Performing Art, 125 S Topanga Canyon Blvd, Topanga, CA 90290  […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2022 Tour: Los Angeles, CA

Barnsdall Gallery Theatre 4800 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles

An improbable, impossible night of words and music. A singer, a storyteller, a band. Date: Thursday, Dec.8th, 2022. Show Time: 7:30pm/door opens at 7pm Location: Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, 4800 Hollywood Blvd Los Angeles. Ca 90027  Concerts for Turbulent Times they surely are. We aren’t poets, maybe, but the evenings are poetic. They are musical […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2022 Tour: San Diego, CA

UC San Diego Park & Market 1100 Market Street, San DIego

An improbable, impossible Night of words and music. A singer, a storyteller, a band. Date: Friday, Dec.9th, 2022. Show Time: 7:30pm/door opens at 7pm Location: UC San Diego Park & Market, 1100 Market Street, San Diego, CA, 92101 NIGHTS OF GRIEF & MYSTERY  ~ 2022 World Tour  F i n a l e   Concerts […]

Reckoning – Author Reading & Talk ~ Live in San Diego, CA

San Diego Urban Timber 610 Bay Boulevard, Chula Vista, CA, United States

Sunday, December 11th, 2022 (Door opens at 6:30pm/ 7pm start)  Click here to purchase audio book, paperback or hardcover of Reckoning We will have a limited number of books available. Cash preferred. About this event Join Stephen Jenkinson and Kimberly Ann Johnson for a special live conversation on their new release, their co-written book, […]

Birth & Death Among Us, a 3 part conversation with Jenkinson & Johnson

online

Birth & Death Among Us with Stephen Jenkinson and Kimberly Ann Johnson Part 2/3 of an 3 part on-line conversation on successive Sundays starting January 15th R e g i s t r a t i o n link ($225 Regular Price) Facebook event link ~ Maybe death and birth are like land. It’s inconceivable […]

Birth & Death Among Us, a 3 part conversation with Jenkinson & Johnson

online

Birth & Death Among Us with Stephen Jenkinson and Kimberly Ann Johnson Part 3/3 of an 3 part on-line conversation on successive Sundays starting January 15th R e g i s t r a t i o n link ($225 Regular Price) (90min+ starting at 9am PST = noon EST = evening in UK/Europe and first […]

Reckoning Live: An Evening of Culture Work in Community ~ New York City

Buunni Inwood 4961 Broadway, New York City, NY, United States

What is Reckoning Live? Birthed from a podcast; nurtured through letters, community conversations, and a co-authored book; now live and coming to reckon in community with you Join care activist Kimberly Ann Johnson and culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, two authors and teachers from different countries and different generations – one known for his work on […]

Reckon & Wonder: Elderhood, spirit work and building culture in a me-first era ~ A weekend at Rowe Center, MA

The Rowe Center 22 Kings Hwy, Rowe, MA, United States

Reckon & Wonder: Elderhood, spirit work, grief and building culture in a me-first era Two authors and teachers from different countries and different generations - one known for his work on death, the other known for her work on birth - reckon with the troubles of the times. Unguarded. Sober. Alive. “To be tried at home. […]

Reckoning Live: An Evening of Culture Work in Community ~ Philadelphia

MAAS Building 1320 N 5th Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

SOL D  OUT - consider attending their next residential teaching:  March 17-19: Watsonville, California - registration link June 29-July 2: Ontario, Canada - registration link What is Reckoning Live? Birthed from a podcast; nurtured through letters, community conversations, and a co-authored book; now live and coming to reckon in community with you Join care activist […]

Griefwalker ~ Film Screening & Talk ~ Malibu, California

Join Stephen Jenkinson for a film screening and live conversation. BUY TICKET When? Friday, March 10th, 7-9:30pm Where? Aviator Nation Dreamland. https://aviatornationdreamland.com/. Griefwalker is a feature length National Film Board of Canada documentary of Stephen Jenkinson’s work with and on behalf of dying people, directed by Tim Wilson. It is also a profound mandate for […]

Die Wise: Sanity & Soul ~ Malibu, California

...further to my  S O LD  O U T  post - the host has just opened up  5 x  T I X   A D D E D Author of Die Wise – A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul Stephen Jenkinson speaks about grief, and dying, and the great love of life. When? Sunday, March 12th […]

Reckoning Live: An Evening of Culture Work in Community ~ Topanga, California

Corazón Performing Arts 125 S Topanga Canyon Boulevard, Topanga, CA, United States

What is Reckoning Live? Birthed from a podcast; nurtured through letters, community conversations, and a co-authored book; now live and coming to reckon in community with you Join care activist Kimberly Ann Johnson and culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, two authors and teachers from different countries and different generations – one known for his work on […]

Reckoning Live: An Evening of Culture Work in Community ~ Santa Barbara, California

SOLD OUT-consider attending the March 17-19 weekend event or Reckoning Live in San Luis Obispo What is Reckoning Live? Birthed from a podcast; nurtured through letters, community conversations, and a co-authored book; now live and coming to reckon in community with you Join care activist Kimberly Ann Johnson and culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, two authors […]

Reckoning Live: An Evening of Culture Work in Community ~ San Luis Obispo, California

King David's Masonic Hall 859 Marsh Street, San Luis Obispo, California, United Kingdom

What is Reckoning Live? Birthed from a podcast; nurtured through letters, community conversations, and a co-authored book; now live and coming to reckon in community with you Join care activist Kimberly Ann Johnson and culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, two authors and teachers from different countries and different generations – one known for his work on […]

Birth & Death Among Us ~ A weekend at Mt. Madonna, California

Mount Madonna 445 Summit Road, Watsonville, CA, United States

Join us for the first ever in-person weekend gathering around the topics of Birth & Death Among Us with Kimberly Ann Johnson and Stephen Jenkinson at beautiful Mt. Madonna, CA. We will encounter unanswerable questions and make space for the remembering of something we may have never experienced. If you feel called to wonder about […]

Reckoning Live: An Evening of Culture Work in Community ~ Morgan Hill, California

Chaparral Ranch 13435 Chaparral Road, Morgan Hill, United States

What is Reckoning Live? Birthed from a podcast; nurtured through letters, community conversations, and a co-authored book; now live and coming to reckon in community with you Join care activist Kimberly Ann Johnson and culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, two authors and teachers from different countries and different generations – one known for his work on […]

Re-Storying Masculinity: Forging Initiatory Pathways ~ online

Tuesday 28 March, 2023 from 5–7pm GMT 12pm-2pm (EST) Ian Mackenzie has spent scores of hours interviewing and filming Stephen Jenkinson. Among the short films he's produced about Stephen's work are: Come of Age, The Case for Elderhood in a Time of Trouble In his landmark provocative style, Stephen makes the case that we must […]

Departure Lounge ~ Open Conversation Death, Dying, Conscious Living – live broadcast

Join this conversation led by Departure Lounge hosts, Em McGowan and Carl Munson .. https://www.youtube.com/live/wxGgi4s7XJk?feature=share Stephen Jenkinson, MTS, MSW, is an author, ceremonialist and farmer Stephen teaches internationally and is the creator and principal instructor of the Orphan Wisdom School, founded in 2010. With Master’s degrees from Harvard University (Theology) and the University of Toronto […]

Never Land: Culture, Agriculture and the Striving after Belonging ~ Italy

Pari Center, Tuscany, Italy via Tozzi 7, Pari, Tuscany (GR), Italy

In order to midwife his new book on culture and agriculture, grief and dirt, Stephen Jenkinson will be doing a residency at the Pari Center. The residency will culminate with this three-day teaching event.  May 12-15, 2023 Listen to Stephen and Alex, Director of Pari Center speaking about Never Land People half our age will […]

Griefwalker ~ Film Screening & Talk ~ Pari, Italy

Piazza Castelfidardo Via Cappucci, 6, Pari, GR, Italy

"non il successo, non la crescita, non la felicita’, cio' che culla il nostro amore per la vita..e’ la morte" S.Jenkinson Join Stephen Jenkinson for a film screening and live conversation. The talk will be in English. Italian subtitles are made by Giulia Sbernini, and she will also be in attendance Griefwalker is a National […]

CANCELLED Reckoning Live: An Evening of Culture Work in Community ~ Ottawa, Ontario

Rideau Sports Centre (RSC) The Upper Deck patio of the Bridge Public House, 1 Donald Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

SO SO SORRY - WE'VE HAD TO CANCEL THIS EVENT   What is Reckoning Live? Birthed from a podcast; nurtured through letters, community conversations, and a co-authored book; now live and coming to reckon in community with you Join care activist Kimberly Ann Johnson and culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, two authors and teachers from different […]

Soirée with Stephen Jenkinson ~ conversation + music, Tel Aviv, Israel

Cinema City Glilot Ramat Hasharon

Shutafim Lamasa invites you to various events from June 1st-10th.   Grand Opening Event at Cinema City Glilot, Tel Aviv Part of the Soirée will be devoted to an in-person conversation and Q&A, part of the evening will be given over to story & song.  Stephen’s visit to Israel will begin with an evening event that […]

Die Wise, From Light to Wisdom ~ Neve Shalom, Israel

Neve Shalom Neve Shalom, Israel

An in depth seminar hosted by Shutafim Lamasa Author of Die Wise – A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul Stephen Jenkinson speaks about grief, and dying, and the great love of life. The session is  in English. A two day in depth seminar in which Jenkinson will delve into his provocative and thought provoking ideas on […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Tel Aviv, Israel

The Zone, Tel Aviv Tel Aviv, Israel

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. BUY TICKET - this link redirects you to host ticket page Together with musician Gregory Hoskins,  Jenkinson brings to the stage love letters to life and death, and timeless words spoken in song and story. These insights are […]

Griefwalker ~ Film Screening & Talk ~ Tel Aviv, Israel

Eretz Israel Museum Chaim Levanon St 2, Tel Aviv-Yafo

NEW VENUE!! Location: Eretz Israel Museum, Chaim Levanon St 2, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel One of the many events Shutafim Lamasa invites you to, June 1st-10th. “Griefwalker” Film screening and discussion with Stephen Jenkinson This exceptional film is a lyrical poetic portrait of Stephen's work with dying people and was filmed over a twelve year period. […]

Spirit Works and Crises Reign ~ Evening Talk in Caesarea

Recanati Museum Caesaria , Israel

Shutafim Lamasa invites you to various events from June 1st-10th. When? June 7th, 2023 - 7pm start Where? Recanati Museum Caesaria BUY TICKET HERE Stephen asks "Does wisdom work?" In the English language, the phrase spiritual work designates a particular, lofty, often aloof brand of labour or, more often, contemplation. Spiritual as often as not leaves the world behind. It […]

Die Wise Author & Translator Talk ~ Tel Aviv, Israel

Neve Schechter Aharon Chelouche St. 42, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel

Shutafim Lamasa invites you to various events from June 1st-10th. Launch of the Hebrew translation of Stephen Jenkinson's book 'Die Wise – A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul' On the occasion of this launch, Stephen will take part in a panel discussion on translation, language and culture, on death and love of life. The panel […]

Griefwalker ~ Film Screening & Talk ~ Athens, Greece

PLYFA, Βιομηχανικό Πάρκο ΠΛΥΦΑ Koritsas 39, (Athina), Athens, Greece

Griefwalker is a National Film Board of Canada feature documentary film, directed by Tim Wilson. It is a lyrical, poetic portrait of Stephen Jenkinson’s work with dying people. The talk will be in English, with Greek subtitles. When? Monday, June 12th, 2023 (Door opens at 6:15pm/ 7pm-9pm/ Book signing until 9:30pm) Where? PLYFA (ΠΛΥΦΑ), Βιομηχανικό […]

Reckon & Wonder: Grief, Elderhood, Spirit Work ~ A weekend at Orphan Wisdom, Ontario

Orphan Wisdom Ottawa Valley, Ontario, Canada

Two authors and teachers from different countries and different generations – one known for his work on death, the other known for her work on birth – reckon with building culture in a me-first era the troubles of the times. Location/ Host: This is the first-ever such Reckon & Wonder weekend at the Orphan Wisdom […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Austin, Texas

Austin Scottish Rite Theater 207 West 18th St., Austin, TX, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Fort Worth, Texas

The Southside Preservation Hall 1519 Lipscomb Street, Fort Worth

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. NEW VENUE!! Due to HeaT WavE we're now at the Southside Preservation Hall NEW TIME!! doors open at 7:30pm and Showtime is 8pm-10pm!! NEW change of venue PROMO!! limited # of tickets available at Early-bird rate!!    […]

A Generation’s Worth ~ Author talk & reading at Bookworks ~ Albuquerque, New Mexico

Bookworks Albuquerque 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM, United States

"Life does not feed life, life is on the receiving end of life, always. It's death that feeds life. It's the end of life that gives life a chance. That's a hard, grown-up kind of comfort." Stephen Jenkinson Stephen will be in New Mexico with A Night of Grief & Mystery (July 13) but first […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Santa Fe, New Mexico

Santa Fe Woman's Club 1616 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe, NM, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Tucson, Arizona

Berger Performing Arts Center, ASDB 1200 W Speedway Boulevard, Tucson, AZ, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Boston-Somerville, Massachusetts

Center for the Arts at the Armory 191 Highland Avenue between Davis Square and Union Square, Somerville-Boston, MA, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Sheffield, Massachusetts

Dewey Hall 91 Main Street, Sheffield, MA, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 World Tour: New York City, New York

Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Peter Norton Symphony Space 2537 Broadway at 95th Street, New York City, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. (Link will redirect you to Symphony Space Ticket Site) Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Ethical Society Auditorium 1906 Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

LIVE ONLINE SESSIONS – 3 part series hosted by The Jung Platform

online - live virtual conference

Stephen is invited by the Jung Platform - Psychological and Spiritual Perspectives to speak on the subject of Sanity & Soul and Elderhood. 3 LIVE ONLINE sessions, each for 1 hour, each recorded for later viewing and later registration. R E G I S T R A T I O N  you are being directed […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Halifax, Nova Scotia

St. Matthew's United Church 1479 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia

King’s Theatre 209 St George St | PO Box 161, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. You're being redirected to the King's Theatre ticket purchase page Facebook link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Saint Andrews, New Brunswick

Saint Andrews Town Hall Theatre/ W.C. O'Neill Arena Complex 24 Reed Avenue, Saint Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Cancelled-Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Dalhousie, New Brunswick

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: London, UK

Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel 3 Pilgrim's Place, London, London Borough of Camden, United Kingdom

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Event Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Penzance, England

The Acorn Parade Street, Penzance, Cornwall, United Kingdom

SOLD OUT ! Want to be added to our waitlist? send an email to contact{at}orphanwisdom.com The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. Facebook Event Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of […]

Die Wise: A Manifesto for Sanity & Soul ~ day-long talk ~ Lostwithiel, Cornwall, UK

Boconnoc Lostwithiel, Cornwall, United Kingdom

A wise death is everyone's right.​ ​The idea makes no sense in a culture that doesn’t believe in dying, or in limits or endings, at all.​ ​ DAY-LONG TALK by Stephen Jenkinson When?  Friday, August 11th, 2023 (10am-3pm) - refreshments included Where? Boconnoc Estate, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0RG NOTES: Please bring a bagged lunch + […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Malmö, Sweden

Malmö Live Konserthus Dag Hammarskjölds torg, Malmö, Sweden

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. (You are being redirected to The Malmö Live Konserthus Ticket Site) Facebook Event A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with […]

Campfire Stories: From the Ruins of a Greenhouse ~ Järna, Sweden

Under Tallarna Rönnvägen 25, Järna, Sweden

A live podcast recording in the burned down community greenhouse at Under Tallarna in Järna, Sweden. Stephen Jenkinson has been interviewed by Campfire Stories founder Mattias Olsson before, but never like this. An evening that is more ceremony than conversation. Join us in the cracks and shadows at the outskirts of modernity for a talk […]

ClimateExistence Conference: in conversation with Anita Goldman ~ Sigtuna, Sweden

The Sigtuna Foundation Sigtunastiftelsen, Sigtuna, Sweden

Stephen Jenkinson and Anita Goldman, renowned authors and public speakers are confirmed for the conference! Stephen will join Anita for a conversation on the connection between the climate crisis and our relationship with death and dying. The conversation will be part of the regular in-person conference program day 2 and live-streamed online (registration coming). Conference […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Sigtuna, Sweden

The Sigtuna Foundation Sigtunastiftelsen, Sigtuna, Sweden

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian artists have […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Ängsbacka, Sweden

Ängsbacka Nyeds-backa 511,, Molkom, Sweden

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Oslo, Norway

Cosmopolite Scene Oslo Vogts gate 64, Oslo, Norway

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. This link redirects you to Cosmopolite Ticket Site Facebook event link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Cedar Cultural Center 416 Cedar Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Duluth, Minnesota

Annex du Nord Art Hostel 118 N 3rd Ave West, Duluth, MN, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian artists have […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Cleveland, Ohio

La Salle Theatre 823 E 185th Street, Cleveland, OH, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 World Tour: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

This Is Red 605 E 9th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Asheville, North Carolina

Wortham Center for the Performing Arts 18 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. (Link will redirect you to Wortham Center for Performing Arts Ticket Site) A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original […]

LIVE ONLINE SESSIONS – 2nd in 3 part series hosted by The Jung Platform

online - live virtual conference

Stephen is invited by the Jung Platform - Psychological and Spiritual Perspectives to speak on the subject of Sanity & Soul and Elderhood. 3 LIVE ONLINE sessions, each for 1 hour, each recorded for later viewing and later registration. R E G I S T R A T I O N link - you are […]

The Crow’s Nest ~ Ian Mackenzie speaks with Stephen Jenkinson & Rune Hjarnø

​Join this LIVE Conversation here - AUGUST 30th (1pm PDT​/ 4pm EST/10pm in Denmark/ 8pm in Melbourne (Aug 29)) You're invited to join us this Wed, Aug 30 for a special edition of The Crow's Nest. At 1pm Pacific, host Ian MacKenzie will weave a conversation with culture activist Stephen Jenkinson and Nordic animist scholar Rune Hjarno. You will have […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Edmonton, Alberta

The Garneau Theatre 8712-109 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. **Wildfires Evacuee Contribution: We'll be making a contribution from the proceeds of this event to the Salvation Army Alberta**  Facebook link Instagram A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Calgary, Alberta

Knox United Church 506 Fourth Street SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. **Wildfires Evacuee Contribution: We'll be making a contribution from the proceeds of this event to the Salvation Army Alberta**  Facebook Event link Instagram A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Creston, BC

Kootenay River Secondary Auditorium 223 - 18 Avenue South, Creston, British Columbia, Canada

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. **Wildfires Evacuee Contribution: We'll be making a contribution from the proceeds of this event to the Salvation Army British Columbia**  Facebook event post A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Vancouver, BC

The Cultch - York Theatre 639 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. **Wildfires Evacuee Contribution: We'll be making a contribution from the proceeds of this event to the Salvation Army British Columbia**  Facebook link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Bellingham, Washington

The Majestic Ballroom 1027 N Forest Street, Bellingham, WA, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Nevada City, California

The Miners Foundry Cultural Center 325 Spring Street, Nevada City, CA, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook event link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Berkeley, California

Hillside Club 2286 Cedar Street, Berkeley, CA, United States

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. 10 TICKETS ADDED, after that we'll activate our waitlist Facebook event link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original […]

LIVE ONLINE SESSIONS – Final of 3 part series hosted by The Jung Platform

online - live virtual conference

Stephen is invited by the Jung Platform - Psychological and Spiritual Perspectives to speak on the subject of Sanity & Soul and Elderhood. 3 LIVE ONLINE sessions, each for 1 hour, each recorded for later viewing and later registration. R E G I S T R A T I O N link - you are […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Hamilton, Ontario

The Music Hall 24 Main St West, Hamilton, ONTARIO, Canada

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook Event link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Picton, Ontario

St. Andrew's 31 King Street, Picton, Ontario, Canada

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian artists have […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Brisbane, Australia

The Old Museum Studio 480 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills, Queensland, Australia

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. TICKET LINK - you are being redirected to The Old Museum Parking Information Facebook Event Link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Byron Bay, Australia

Byron Theatre 69 Jonson Street, Byron Bay, NSW, Australia

THIS IS A SOLD OUT EVENT The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. This link directs you to the Byron Theatre humanitix ticket link site- and WAIT LIST Facebook Event link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen […]

Die Wise: Sanity & Soul ~ Bangalow, Australia

The A & I Hall 3 Station Street, Bangalow, New South Wales, Australia

THIS IS A SOLD OUT EVENT - join waitlist below When? Friday October 20th, 7pm-9pm (doors open at 6:30pm) Where? A&I HALL, Bangalow, NSW, Australia Facebook event link Join us for this live in-person talk. Stephen will be back in Bangalow to speak to matters of grief, elderhood and spirit work through the lens of […]

Never Land: Culture, Agriculture and Striving after Belonging ~ Bellingen, Australia

The Gleniffer Hall 8 Promised Land Rd,, Gleniffer, New South Wales, Australia

"People half our age will someday soon confront us with two questions: when you were my age, did you know what was happening (or what could happen)? And so, what did you do?" - S.Jenkinson TICKET  INFORMATION  LINK The most bearable answer: we had no idea. The state of the world would then seem more […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Bellingen, NSW Australia

Bellingen Memorial Hall 35 Hyde Street, Bellingen, New South Wales, Australia

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business.  Facebook event link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Adelaide, Australia

The Wheatsheaf Hotel 39 George Street, Thebarton (Adelaide), South Australia, Australia

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. FACEBOOK EVENT A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian artists […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Melbourne, Australia

75 Reid Street 75 Reid Street, Fitzroy North, Victoria, Australia

THIS IS A SOLD OUT EVENT The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. Facebook event link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Hobart, Tasmania

Theatre Royal Studio Theatre The Hedberg, Cnr Campbell and Collins Streets, Nipaluna/Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. Tickets now available via THEATRE ROYAL STUDIO THEATRE SITE Facebook event link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Orange, Australia

Orange Civic Theatre 135 Byng Street, Orange, NSW, Australia

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. BUY TICKET HERE You are being redirected to the Ticketex site for Orange Civic Theatre EARLY BIRD available until Oct 3rd. NOTE: the group pricing will only be available by calling the Box Office on (02) 6393 8111. A […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Night 1 in Sydney, Australia

The Vanguard 42 King Street, Newtown (Sydney), New South Wales, Australia

SOLD OUT Night 1 (Nov 5) and JUST ADDED - Night 2 (Nov 6th) The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. You are being directed to The Vanguard's ticketing platform Moshtix - BUY TICKET WOW there's a dinner option available too! starts at 6pm Showtime: […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Night 2 in Sydney, Australia

The Vanguard 42 King Street, Newtown (Sydney), New South Wales, Australia

Night 1 (Nov 5th) sold out The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. NIGHT 2 - you are being directed to The Vanguard's ticketing platform Moshtix - BUY TICKET WOW there's a dinner option available too! 6pm Showtime is 7:30pm-9:30pm - no interval Facebook event […]

Reckoning Maui: Crisis, Redemption and Ceremony when the Rough Gods Come Round

Maui, Hawaii HI, United States

Reckoning Maui: Crisis, Redemption and Ceremony when the Rough Gods Come Round with Stephen Jenkinson and Kimberly Ann Johnson NOVEMBER 10–12, 2023  |   HA’IKŪ, MAUI A crisis is a time for reckoning. That's what a ceremony of learning is: a figuring of the (un)likelies, a choreography for wisdom sorrow. We have to make up […]

Nights of Grief & Mystery 2023 Tour: Toronto, Ontario

Paradise on Bloor 1006c Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The current appetite is for either distraction or distress. These two seem to be in neither business. Facebook event link A Night of Grief & Mystery combines stories and observations by author/culture activist Stephen Jenkinson, drawn from his decades of work in palliative care, with original songs/sonics by recording artist Gregory Hoskins. These two Canadian […]

Calling All Men Summit

online - live virtual conference

I was gathered into something that came to be called 'men's work' in the 1980's. I came to know a number of the luminaries in that work over the years, and now have lived long enough to see those ranks thinned out by death and infirmity. The men stepping forward in their stead do so […]

A Cry From the Future: ONLINE GLOBAL SUMMIT WATER, Embracing Sacred Grief & Awe

online - live virtual conference

IF FUTURE GENERATIONS COULD. . . send their guidance back in time, what would they tell us? Join us for a free online gathering with a diverse cast of visionary artists, activists, and wisdom-keepers to find out.     FEB 10-14 2024 ONLINE GLOBAL SUMMIT The Summit is a 5 Day Online Gathering that will […]

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Event Series Forgotten Pillars

Forgotten Pillars – 5 Online Live-Streamed Sunday sessions

online - live virtual conference

“Matrimony is an act of cultural memory.” Years ago I stumbled on a kind of secret hiding in plain view: I could strain at the bit forever trying to invent or discover something new, or I might do something else with what happens more or less every day. I might treasure the commonplace. I was inspired by yoga. I figure the […]

Event Series Forgotten Pillars

Forgotten Pillars – 5 Online Live-Streamed Sunday sessions

online - live virtual conference

“Matrimony is an act of cultural memory.” Years ago I stumbled on a kind of secret hiding in plain view: I could strain at the bit forever trying to invent or discover something new, or I might do something else with what happens more or less every day. I might treasure the commonplace. I was inspired by yoga. I figure the […]

Event Series Forgotten Pillars

Forgotten Pillars – 5 Online Live-Streamed Sunday sessions

online - live virtual conference

“Matrimony is an act of cultural memory.” Years ago I stumbled on a kind of secret hiding in plain view: I could strain at the bit forever trying to invent or discover something new, or I might do something else with what happens more or less every day. I might treasure the commonplace. I was inspired by yoga. I figure the […]

Event Series Forgotten Pillars

Forgotten Pillars – 5 Online Live-Streamed Sunday sessions

online - live virtual conference

“Matrimony is an act of cultural memory.” Years ago I stumbled on a kind of secret hiding in plain view: I could strain at the bit forever trying to invent or discover something new, or I might do something else with what happens more or less every day. I might treasure the commonplace. I was inspired by yoga. I figure the […]