Photo © Patrick Beelaert. From workshop: Thomas Kampe 'The Art of Making Choices: Feldenkrais Method® and Improvisation', Germany 2015. Dancers: Loby Lam & Petra Stransky

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Learning, Movement and Creativity: The art of Integration

2019-10-09

6th NATIONAL CONVENTION AIIMF- Ass Italiana Insegnanti Metodo Feldenkrais®

15-17 November 2019, Florence Italy

The AIIMF is happy to announce the upcoming National Convention in Florence, Italy.

ON FRIDAY 15 the keynote address will be given by Dr. Vittorio Gallese, professor of psychobiology at Parma University. Dr. Gallese was one of the main scientists on the team of Dr. Rizzolatti  and directly involved in the discovery of Mirror Neurons.  He is also the author of important books such as The Birth of Intersubjectivity and most recently The Empathetic Screen. His speech is titled: Body, Movement and Intersubjectivity

In the afternoon there will be a Round Table discussion around the theme of the convention which will include:

Dr. Vittorio Gallese, Dr. Carmela Morabito, prof. of psychology at Rome university, Dr. Roberta Lanfredini, prof of philosophy at the Florence university, Mara Della Pergola, Feldenkrais trainer and educational director. In the late afternoon  there will be dance, music, and theatre performances by Italian Feldenkrais practitioners.

ON SATURDAY 16 there will be thirty 2-hours workshops dedicated to applications of the MF in the arts, healthcare, movement and awareness, voice, vision, breathing, and child development.

ON SUNDAY 17 there will be 15 talks, reports and reflections on the Method and the work by practitioners in multiple contexts.

The full program can be found at: www.feldenkrais.it

The convention will be in Italian, if you speak our language you are welcome to join us. For details about participating please contact: convegnofeldenkrais2019@gmail.com

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