Owen Barfield was an active member of the Anthroposophical Society for more than 70 years. It is impossible to understand Barfield's thought and works without some knowledge of anthroposophy. Below are three links. Barfield was a leading member of the Anthroposophical Society in Great Britain. He also participated actively in the international anthroposophical movement, whose center is the Goetheanum in Dornach, Switzerland. Barfield formed a special connection with students of anthroposophy in North America, which he visited many times between 1964 and 1985.