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Encountering Silence

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Explore the beauty, importance, and vitality of silence, as we explore the spirituality, psychology, and sheer humanity of silence.

Explore the beauty, importance, and vitality of silence, as we explore the spirituality, psychology, and sheer humanity of silence.

Location:

Stone Mountain, GA

Description:

Explore the beauty, importance, and vitality of silence, as we explore the spirituality, psychology, and sheer humanity of silence.

Language:

English

Contact:

4043751611


Episodes

Silence in Sound: A Collection of Ambient Field Recordings

2/16/2021
A collection of ambient field recordings from birds to surf to wind. Listen to how subtle nature is, and listen for the silence in the sound.

Duration:00:34:30

Sarah Griffith Lund: Silence, Marriage and Mental Health (Part Two)

2/3/2021
The conclusion of our conversation with Pastor Sarah Griffith Lund.

Duration:00:36:21

Sarah Griffith Lund: Silence, Marriage and Mental Heath (Part One)

1/26/2021
Pastor and mental health advocate Sarah Griffith Lund returns to Encountering Silence.

Duration:00:40:53

Patrick Shen: Silence and the Dawn Chorus

1/12/2021
Our good friend Patrick Shen returns to tell us about his latest project, "The Dawn Chorus."

Duration:00:42:58

Kaya Oakes, Silence, the Body, and Women Mystics (Part Two)

1/5/2021
The conclusion of our conversation with writer Kaya Oakes.

Duration:00:29:41

Kaya Oakes, Silence, the Body, and Women Mystics (Part One)

12/29/2020
The first part of our two-part conversation with author Kaya Oakes.

Duration:00:38:21

Zenju Earthlyn Manuel: Silence, Ritual, and the Earth (Part Two)

12/8/2020
The conclusion of our conversation with Zenju Earthlyn Manuel, Zen priest, author, and poet.

Duration:00:38:04

Zenju Earthlyn Manuel: Silence, Ritual, and the Earth (Part One)

12/1/2020
Zenju Earthlyn Manuel, Zen priest, author, and poet, joins us for this first part of a two-part conversation.

Duration:00:40:03

Emilie Townes: Silence, Storytelling, and Womanist Thought (Part Two)

11/17/2020
Our conversation with Dean Emilie M. Townes concludes.

Duration:00:24:51

Emilie Townes: Silence, Storytelling, and Womanist Thought (Part One)

11/10/2020
Part one of a two-part interview with Womanist theologian Emilie M. Townes.

Duration:00:35:20

Marie Howe: Silence and the Depth of Poetry (Part Two)

11/3/2020
The conclusion of our conversation with poet Marie Howe.

Duration:00:29:46

Marie Howe: Silence and the Depth of Poetry (Part One)

10/27/2020
The first part of our conversation with Marie Howe, former poet laureate of New York.

Duration:00:37:47

Cynthia Bourgeault: Silence and the Imaginal Realm (Part Two)

10/20/2020
Part Two of Our 2020 Conversation with Cynthia Bourgeault.

Duration:00:40:44

Cynthia Bourgeault: Silence and the Imaginal Realm (Part One)

10/13/2020
Cynthia Bourgeault returns to Encountering Silence to discuss her new book, Eye of the Heart. Part one of a two-part interview.

Duration:00:45:09

Rick Hanson: Silence, Buddhism and the Brain

10/6/2020
A conversation with New York Times bestselling author Rick Hanson, PhD.

Duration:00:50:01

Jim Forest: Silence, Protest, and Radical Love (Part Two)

9/29/2020
We conclude our conversation with returning guest, author/biographer/peacemaker Jim Forest.

Duration:00:31:48

Jim Forest: Silence, Protest, and Radical Love (Part One)

9/22/2020
Part 1 of our conversation with returning guest Jim Forest: noted author, biographer, peacemaker, and friend.

Duration:00:37:16

Paul Quenon, OCSO: Silence, Poetry and Monastic Wisdom (Part Two)

9/15/2020
Brother Paul Quenon, OCSO, concludes his conversation with us recorded during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Duration:00:26:43

Paul Quenon, OCSO: Silence, Poetry and Monastic Wisdom (Part One)

9/9/2020
Br. Paul Quenon, OCSO, Trappist monk, poet, and photographerm, returns to share his humble, joyful wisdom.

Duration:00:30:50

Dr. Leah Gunning Francis: Silence, Ferguson, and Faith (Part Two)

8/18/2020
Part 2 of our conversation with Dr. Leah Gunning Francis.

Duration:00:35:23