Cosmic Desire: The Beauty of the Holy Drs. Anne Benvenuti, Elizabeth Davenport

Consider the centrality of desire in the life of the human spirit and of the cosmos, using sources from Plato, Buddha, the gospels, and insights drawn from the sciences of cosmology and psychoneuroimmunology. We will ask how we may reclaim desire as pure spiritual energy, to be fanned into fl ame. 33%, 33%, 33%. Dr. Anne Benvenuti, professor of philosophy, religious studies, and psychology, clinical psychologist, international presenter, post-doctoral work in psychoneuroimmunology. Dr. Elizabeth Davenport, Episcopal priest, Associate Dean of Religious Life at University of Southern California, USA.