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Books on Faith & Meaning | On Vanishing with Lynn Casteel Harper

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Date

Mar 15, 2022
12:00 PM–1:00 PM

Virtual Event

Ticket price

free

A minister, chaplain, and essayist, Lynn Casteel Harper joins Faith Initiative Director Dr. Matthew Croasmun to discuss her important book On Vanishing: Mortality, Dementia, and What It Means to Disappear. Harper’s personal, philosophical, and scientific examination of dementia encourages us to reexamine our fears of disappearance, death, and mortality.

 

Lynn Casteel Harper is a writer, minister, and chaplain. She is the author of On Vanishing (Catapult, April 2020), a nonfiction book that explores the dimensions of spirituality, social justice, and dementia. Lynn received a Barbara Deming Fund grant for women writers for the project.

Her work has appeared in Kenyon Review Online, CatapultThe Huffington PostNorth American ReviewCALYX, the Journal of Religion and Abuse, and elsewhere.  She received the New Delta Review Nonfiction Prize in 2013 and the Orison Anthology’s 2017 Nonfiction Award.  She was named runner up for the Torch Prize in 2016.

An ordained Baptist minister, Lynn completed her M.Div. at Wake Forest University and her chaplaincy residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.  Lynn served as the nursing home chaplain at a continuing care retirement community on the New Jersey shore for seven years.  She is currently the Minister of Older Adults at The Riverside Church in the City of New York.

 


Grace Farms Members enjoy a 20% discount on programs and events. Learn more about Membership.

Students must be ages 18 and up. Please be prepared to show your student I.D. or proof of enrollment at check-in. Grace Farms offers 30% off to all students with the exception of a few select events. 

Children must be ages 17 and below.

Grace Farms Foundation’s interdisciplinary humanitarian mission is to pursue peace through five initiatives — nature, arts, justice, community, and faith — and Grace Farms, a SANAA-designed site for convening people across sectors. Our stake in the ground is to end modern slavery and gender-based violence, and create more grace and peace in our local and global communities.

Faith

A minister, chaplain, and essayist, Lynn Casteel Harper joins Faith Initiative Director Dr. Matthew Croasmun to discuss her important book On Vanishing: Mortality, Dementia, and What It Means to Disappear. Harper’s personal, philosophical, and scientific examination of dementia encourages us to reexamine our fears of disappearance, death, and mortality.

 

Lynn Casteel Harper is a writer, minister, and chaplain. She is the author of On Vanishing (Catapult, April 2020), a nonfiction book that explores the dimensions of spirituality, social justice, and dementia. Lynn received a Barbara Deming Fund grant for women writers for the project.

Her work has appeared in Kenyon Review Online, CatapultThe Huffington PostNorth American ReviewCALYX, the Journal of Religion and Abuse, and elsewhere.  She received the New Delta Review Nonfiction Prize in 2013 and the Orison Anthology’s 2017 Nonfiction Award.  She was named runner up for the Torch Prize in 2016.

An ordained Baptist minister, Lynn completed her M.Div. at Wake Forest University and her chaplaincy residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.  Lynn served as the nursing home chaplain at a continuing care retirement community on the New Jersey shore for seven years.  She is currently the Minister of Older Adults at The Riverside Church in the City of New York.

 


Grace Farms Members enjoy a 20% discount on programs and events. Learn more about Membership.

Students must be ages 18 and up. Please be prepared to show your student I.D. or proof of enrollment at check-in. Grace Farms offers 30% off to all students with the exception of a few select events. 

Children must be ages 17 and below.

Grace Farms Foundation’s interdisciplinary humanitarian mission is to pursue peace through five initiatives — nature, arts, justice, community, and faith — and Grace Farms, a SANAA-designed site for convening people across sectors. Our stake in the ground is to end modern slavery and gender-based violence, and create more grace and peace in our local and global communities.

Faith

Register Now

Date

Mar 15, 2022
12:00 PM–1:00 PM

Virtual Event

Ticket price

free

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