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319 Most notes are by the author; brackets indicate information contributed by the Editor. Foreword: John Philip Newell 1. [The memorial ser­vice celebrating her life and legacy was held in New Harmony at the Roofless Church on the eve­ning of July 25, 2010.] 2. [Jane Owen reveals the origin of her name, Descent of the Holy Spirit, for the sculpture Notre Dame de Liesse (Our Lady of Joy) in chapter 7, “May Day Fête.”] Foreword: J. Pittman McGehee 1. [The burial office was held on July 10, 2010, at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church.] Preface 1. Found­ers included Marvin Halverson, James Luther Adams, Alfred H. Barr Jr., Truman B. Douglass, and Stanley Hopper. For more on the history of ARC, consult Betty H. Meyer’s The ARC Story: A Narrative Account of the Society for the Arts, Religion, and Contemporary Culture (New York: CrossCurrents Press, 2003). 2. When Pope John XXIII convened the Second Vatican Council, Franck was the only artist to document all four sessions. 3. [Clara Maria Berndes-­van der Drift “Claske” Franck died in 2013.] 4. The welcoming center was later rechristened with the ­gender-­inclusive Seafarers’ instead of the original Seamen’s. Historical Note 1. [Charles-Alexandre Lesueur’s drawings show the boat’s banner in French; others show it as the Philanthropist.] 2. [Donald E. Pitzer, “The Original Boatload of Knowledge Down the Ohio River: William Maclure’s and Robert Owen’s Transfer of Science and Education to the Midwest, 1825–1826,” Ohio Journal of Science 89, no. 5 (1989): 128–42.] 3. [Connie Weinzapfel, Darrel E. Bigham, and Susan R. Branigin, New Harmony, Indiana, Images of America Series (Chicago: Arcadia Publishing, 2000).] 4. [Jane Blaffer Owen, interviewed by Connie Weinzapfel, May 2008, New Harmony, Indiana, collection of University of Southern Indiana/Historic New Harmony.] 1. Twin Vows 1. Walter Brookfield Hendrickson wrote a comprehensive biography entitled David Dale Owen: Pioneer Geologist of the Middle West, which was published in 1943, only a few years after my initial visit. My geologist husband’s grandfather Richard Owen, David Dale’s youn­gest brother, was also a prominent geologist. Notes 2. Julie Dash, Daughters of the Dust: The Making of an African American Woman’s Film (New York: New Press, 1992), 94–95 (screenplay 20–21). 3. He arrived in New Harmony on “The Boatload of Knowledge.” 4. In Centering Prayer and Inner Awakening (New York: Cowley Publications, 2004), 86, Cynthia Bourgeault draws a parallel between St. Paul’s great hymn and these lines of Rumi, which are from Mathnawi, VI: 1967–70, quoted from Kabir Edmund Helminski, Living Presence: A Sufi Way to Mindfulness & the Essential Self (New York: Tarcher/Putnam, 1992), 142. 5. There ­were concerns that the New Harmony Memorial Commission wanted to condemn “the property” and declare eminent domain. But this historic building was primarily a longtime Owen home. 6. Richard Wilson’s story of the Wabash quotes La Salle’s letter to Louis XIV in which he describes the great river to the north, which the Indians called “Ouabache.” 7. A group of women, who had been studying the works of the Swiss psychiatrist Carl Gustav Jung under Ruth Thacker Fry, founded the C. G. Jung Educational Center of Houston, Texas, in 1958. Jung graciously consented to the use of his name for the center. 2. Indian Mound 1. The river was in the pro­cess of change during Harmonist times. A man called Pennypacker ran a gristmill at the Old Dam and ­hand-­ploughed a ditch upon the site for the water to flow into the Wabash. The ditch widened and deepened until it separated that part of our mainland, which is now called Cut-Off Island. 2. Bromfield’s Malabar Farm became an Ohio state park and National Historic Landmark. He is remembered as a Pulitzer Prize-­winning author and conservationist. 3. I recently discovered a relevant passage concerning Tillich’s Theology of Culture (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1959) in Vincent J. Donovan’s Christianity Rediscovered (New York: Orbus Books, 2003), 34, that provided me with a fresh insight into Abraham: “Paul Tillich points out that only if God is exclusively God, unconditioned and unlimited by anything other than himself, is there a true mono­the­ism, and only then is the power over space and time broken. ​. ​. ​. Abraham’s call was the turning point. It was the beginning of the end for polytheism. God must be separated from his nation to become the High God.” 4...

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ISBN
9780253016638
Related ISBN
9780253016249
MARC Record
OCLC
903357020
Pages
400
Launched on MUSE
2015-03-20
Language
English
Open Access
No
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