The Gift of Language
Saturday 27 October 2018 9am 5.30pm
The Essex Unitarian Church,
112 Palace Gardens Terrace,
London W8 4RT
Nearest Underground Notting Hill Gate
The fifth Temenos Academy Young Scholars Day will bring together
young writers, linguists, and philosophers to explore the many ways
in which language shapes our world. Hilary Davies will speak
on poetry and translation, Jenny Rallens will present on
language and memory, and Joseph Milne and Hilary Davies will
explore Shakespeares sonnets and more in the afternoon seminars.
Additionally, Young Scholars from various disciplines will present
creative and academic work related to our theme.
The day is open to anyone aged 1835. Admission is free.
Tea and coffee will be available;
please provide your own lunch.
Please register in advance by using the form on the back of this
9.1510.30 Keynote lecture Language, Poetry and Translation
10.3010.45 Tea / coffee
10.4512.00 Keynote lecture on language and memory Jenny
13.3015.00 Young Scholars Presentations of Academic and Creative
15.0015.30 Tea / coffee
15.3017.00 Seminars with Joseph Milne and Hilary Davies
Hilary Davies is a poet and a member of the Temenos Academy
Dr Joseph Milne teaches regularly at the Temenos Academy
and is a member of its Academic Board.
Jenny Rallens is a PhD student at the University of Oxford
where she is working on language and memory in St Augustine.
THE TEMENOS ACADEMY is an educational charity which offers education
in philosophy and the arts in the light of the sacred traditions
of East and West. The Greek word temenos means a
The day will be directed by Temenos Academy Young Scholar Adele
information about the Temenos Young Scholars see here