Grief and Poetry, with guest Kim Langley

October 04, 2021 00:55:30
Grief and Poetry, with guest Kim Langley
Faith and Imagination: A BYU Humanities Center Podcast
Grief and Poetry, with guest Kim Langley
/

Show Notes

Kim Langley is president of LifeBalance Enterprises and founder of WordSPA (short for spirituality, poetry, appreciation), an organization that engages poetry as a healing art. We talk about her book Send My Roots Rain: A Companion on the Grief Journey, which discusses how poetry helps us grapple with multiple aspects of grief and find purpose, beauty, […]

Other Episodes

Episode

June 14, 2021 00:43:49
Episode Cover

Spirituality as Study and Practice, with Mary Frohlich, Catholic Theological Union (emerita)

Mary Frohlich is Professor Emerita of Spirituality at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago. She is a former president of the Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality and also author of the 2019 book Breathed into Wholeness: Catholicity and Life in the Spirit. Mary believes that spirituality informs all aspects of life and being, not just our […] ...

Listen

Episode

April 18, 2022 00:56:39
Episode Cover

On Writing of Spiritual Things, with guest Charles Shiro Inouye, Tufts University

Matt engages today in conversation with Charles Shiro Inouye [Ee-No-Oo-Eh], Professor of Japanese Literature and Visual Culture at Tufts University, where he has served as both a department chair and dean of the colleges for undergraduate education. Charles is the author and editor of several important books in Japanese literature and culture. Last year, he […] ...

Listen

Episode

June 21, 2021 00:41:37
Episode Cover

Virtues of Renewal, with guest Jeffrey Bilbro, Grove City College

Jeffrey Bilbro is associate professor of English at Grove City College, editor-in-chief at Front Porch Republic, and the author of several books, including Virtues of Renewal: Wendell Berry’s Sustainable Forms, published in 2019. Jeff discusses how Berry’s thinking stands in stark contrast to many of the norms and habits of modern society and how greater mindfulness of […] ...

Listen