Lecture / Reading

CBD 2015: Book Discussions of Jack Kornfield's "A Path With Heart"

Sponsored by Stanford Law School, Medicine & the Muse Program in Medical Humanities & the Arts, Health Improvement Program, Residential & Dining Enterprises, Office for Religious Life, Department of Religious Studies


Wednesday, November 4, 2015
5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
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On Wednesday, 11/4, join the campus-wide, faculty-led book discussions of Jack Kornfield’s “A Path With Heart”. Participate in a book discussion to enrich your experience and enjoyment of Jack Kornfield’s keynote, “Inner Strength and Kindness: Practices for a Wise Life” in Memorial Church the following week on Tuesday, 11/10.  Link to Jack Kornfield's talk:  https://jackkornfield-cbd.eventbrite.com

Stanford faculty and senior teachers in Law, Medicine and Religion will encourage meaningful discourse of the book’s messages as well as explore ways to apply the messages in one’s personal and professional life as a student, faculty or staff.

For each of the 3 book discussion sessions, the first 14 people to register will receive the gift of a “gently read” copy of “A Path with Heart”.

Time/Location options for discussions on 11/4:

Medical School Panel, Time: 5:30-6:45pm, Medical School, Alway Rm M114
Dr. Mickey Trockel, Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science and Dr. Audrey Shafer, Professor Stanford School of Medicine

Law School Panel, Time: 5:30-6:45pm, Stanford Law School, Rm 290
Ron Tyler, Professor & Director of the Criminal Defense Clinic , School of Law and Thomas Fenner, Deputy General Counsel
Religion Panel, Time: 7:00-8:15pm, Main Quad, Bldg 320 (Geology Corner), Rm 105
Paul Harrison, Professor of Religious Studies & Co-Director of the Ho Center for Buddhist Studies and Rabbi Patricia Karlin-Neumann, Senior Associate Dean for Religious Life

Admission Info


Med 5:30-6:45pm: CBD15W-2a
Law 5:30-6:45pm: CBD15W-2b
Religion 7-8:15pm: CBD15W-2c

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