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New School Human Relations Center event recordings ➔ "New Directions"

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Alternate Title

A Celebration of Living and Learning
(event series)

Related people/organizations

New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997). Human Relations Center (producer)
Margaret Mead (speaker)
Jean Houston (speaker)


June 12 1977


Margaret Mead speaks as part of a three-day conference, A Celebration of Living and Learning, described as an "intensive investigation and celebration of the innate capacities of mind and body," organized by Jean Houston. Mead concludes her lecture at approximately minute 47:00. Following this, a folk song is performed, after which Mead returns to answer questions from the audience.


77/4-7 / A CELEBRATION OF LIVING AND LEARNING / Time: 1 hr. / Recorded at New School 6/12/77 / "NEW DIRECTIONS" / June 12, 1977 @ The New School

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New School Institutional Collections


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