PLAY & WORK: PARABOLA, VOLUME XXI, NO. 4; WINTER 1996. Margaret Flinsch, A R. Orage, David Rothenberg, Ananda Coomaraswamy, Martin Buber, Meister Eckhart, David Appelbaum.

PLAY & WORK: PARABOLA, VOLUME XXI, NO. 4; WINTER 1996.

New York: 1996. Paperback in very good condition. Item #10616

Contains "Spontaneous Effort" by David Rothenberg - When the moment strikes; "No Shadow Draws the Water" by Robert Aitken - Imaginative interaction as play; "A Natural Harmony" by David Fideler - Cosmological forces at work; "First Things" by Eric Gill - Reflections on the nature of vocation; "A Child's Ground of Discovery: An Interview with Margaret Flinsch" - Primordial play and eternal work; "Sunwise Blessing" by Mara Freeman - Celtic prayers to work by; "The Rung of Service" by Martin Buber - The struggle of availability; "Wielding the Force of Presence: A Picture Essay" - Pictures by Linda Butler, text by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy; "Working for a Living" by Jean Kinkead Martine - Awakening to the call of the office; "Exercising Oneself" by Meister Eckhart - The impartiality of duty; "Time Is a Child Playing" by Richard Lewis - How we find out about the world; "What 'Play' Is" by Johan Huizinga - Engagement and absorption; "Why Life is Hard" by Hesiod - A mythic origin of labor; "Holy Work and Pious Play" by William A. McIntosh - Campin's Joseph in his workshop; "Magical Wars and Spirited Debates" by Stuart Smithers - The Vedas' and Upanishads' view of play; "The Creator's Game" by Joseph Bruchac - Lacrosse, cosmic celebration; "Life as Gymnastics" by A. R. Orage - Growth by inner exertion; 128 pages.

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