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Teaching Places

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Teaching Places by Audrey J. Whitson
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A tale about a woman's spiritual search, how that search calls her to the land, and how the land teaches. The telling spirals, exploring loss of faith, loss of voice, and the finding of a different, broader faith and a deeper, stronger voice. Her journey takes her to many special wilderness areas across Alberta to the Canadian Shield, to mountains, prairies, boreal forest, and parkland. In the telling of her journey, she interweaves migration, evolution, family, landscape, noise, silence, and song. Remarkable for the breadth of its treatment of the spiritual journey, combining prose and poetry, the book delves in old traditions (Aboriginal, European, mystical Christian) and new.

Author Biography

Audrey J Whitson is a writer and poet with publications in a variety of journals. Audrey received her Batchelor of Social Work degree from the University of Calgary in 1981 and her MA in theology from the Franciscan School of Theology in California in 1989. She has taught theology at colleges in Edmonton. Through her organization, 'Spirit Links', Audrey facilitates workshops and retreats on a variety of spirituality-centred topics, including women's spirit circles and guided pilgrimages.
Release date NZ
May 1st, 2003
Pages
200
Illustrations
colour photos
Country of Publication
Canada
Imprint
Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Dimensions
152x228x10
ISBN-13
9780889204256
Product ID
2245334

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