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Charlotte Mason Educational Conference Lectures
Shakespeare and Wordsworth Boost the Brain - The Telegraph
Homework: New Research Suggests It May Be an Unnecessary Evil
What the Research on Habit Formation Reveals About Willpower- LifeHacker.com
Scientific Enquiry Among the Preschool Set - NY Times
Topic: Culture Care
Speaker: Makoto Fujimura Biography
Makoto Fujimura is an artist, writer, and speaker who is recognized by both faith-based and secular media worldwide as a cultural influencer. A Presidential appointee to the National Council on the Arts (2003-2009), Fujimura has contributed internationally as an advocate for the arts, speaking with decision makers and advising governmental policies on the arts. Fujimura’s work is exhibited at galleries around the world, including Dillon Gallery (New York), Sen Gallery (Tokyo), The Contemporary Museum of Tokyo, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts Museum and Oxford House, Taiku Place (Hong Kong). He has painted live on stage at New York’s legendary Carnegie Hall as part of an ongoing collaboration with composer and percussionist Susie Ibarra. A popular speaker, he has lectured at numerous conferences and universities, including the Aspen Institute, Yale, Princeton, the Q Conference, and IAM’s Encounter 10. Fujimura’s second book, Refractions: A Journey of Faith, Art and Culture, is a collection of essays bringing people of all backgrounds together in conversation and meditation on culture, art, and humanity. Fujimura founded the International Arts Movement in 1992.
Photographer: Brad Guise
2013 Charlotte Mason Educational Conference
This year's conference will be held at Ferrum College in Ferrum, Virginia from June 12th to June 15th. More conference details are available at www.charlottemasoninstitute.org.
2012 Conference Photos CD Available
You can order a CD of 2012 Conference photos.