Courses – Fall 2022 / Science & Philosophy / AGING
Coordinators: Art Spar, Bryn Meehan, Larry Shapiro
The class will study the phenomenon of aging, from lectures on biology to discussion topics related to aging.
We will use literary stories, the arts and sciences and innovative thinking to explore the many aspects of aging. The common thread will be its relevance to our life experience. The format will encourage learning through presentation and discussion.
Topics include: Anatomy and Physiology, Medicine, Staying Healthy, Philosophy, Psychology, Literature, Performing and Fine Arts, Illness, Innovative Housing, Death, Friendship, Family and Community.
A WEEK / THURSDAY/ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Fall 2022 Class Schedule: Aging
Death: Ready or Not, Here It Comes!
The Philosophy of Aging
The Biology of Aging
Mary Ann Donnell
Artists and Aging
Scenes from The Gin Game performed with June Jacobson