Sharon Salzberg: The History of Meditation in America



Sharon Salzberg: The History of Meditation in America


Tue., Mar 20 2018 -
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM


Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library


Salzberg will present a talk on Wednesday, March 21 at the Virginia Festival of the Book entitled, "Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection."
Susan Bauer-Wu, President of the Mind & Life Institute, will moderate the evening.

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 

Location: Unity of Charlottesville.

Free and open to the public. No tickets are needed. Learn more at the Festival of the Book event page.

Presented by the Virginia Festival of the Book with co-sponsorship by CSC, Insight Meditation Community of Charlottesville, and the UVA School of Nursing's Compassionate Care Initiative.
VIDEO to come!

CSC is pleased to announce "Personal Reflections on the Recent History of Meditation in America" by New York Times bestselling author Sharon Salzberg at UVA on Tuesday, March 20.
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Salzberg, one of the leading teachers of meditation, will discuss the recent proliferation of meditation in the United States in conversation with UVA Professors Erik Braun and David Germano. This promises to be a stimulating review of the rise of mindfulness, insight, compassion, and other contemplative practices.
Free and open to the public. Registration is recommended. 
Presented by CSC with support from the Mind & Life Institute. This event is also part of the CSC Speaker Series.