Lecture past event
EXHIBITION TALK Zen & Popular Culture: Interpretations, Re-interpretations, Misinterpretations
June 14, 2007
Thursday, June 14
In visual art, music, dance, politics and even business, “Zen” has become a ubiquitous presence in popular culture. This discussion explores how “Zen” manifests itself in the modern world, as well as how contemporary versions of Zen abroad relate to “Zen” in Japan.
Followed by a reception.
Sun Ock Lee, scholar, choreographer and founder of the Zen-inspired SunMuGa dance company
Kenneth Kraft, Professor of Religion, Lehigh University.
Helen Tworkov, Founder and Board President, Tricycle Foundation
Tickets: $12/$10 members, $8 seniors & students. Purchase tickets online below or call the Box Office at (212) 715-1258.
- June 14, 2007
- 6:30 pm