Intro to Zen Meditation with Geoffrey Ashton

Thursday, January 24 12 – 1 p.m.

Gleeson Library - GL Thacher Gallery Event

This event is free and open to the public.

Two people meditating.

Begin the semester with intention by taking a moment to clear your mind and sit quietly.

Assistant Professor Geoffrey Ashton will introduce us to zen meditation and facilitate a short meditation session. Beginners welcome!

This event is offered in conjunction with the exhibition Quiet Spaces: Picturing Sanctuary in the Illustrated Book, and is presented by the Philosophy Department and Thacher Gallery.

About the exhibition

Quiet Spaces (Nov. 29, 2018-Feb. 10, 2019) celebrates the many and varied ways that the idea of personal or collective refuge is represented in image and text in modern, illustrated books. Curated by the graduate Museum Studies Curatorial Practicum class led by Professor Kate Lusheck, featuring objects from the permanent collection of USF's Donohue Rare Book Room.