HIGHLIGHTS

Read Cynthia Cohen's notes on feminist epistemology, aesthetic ways of knowing and peacebuilding

Video: Presentation by the Ulafa’a Visual Artists of Bahrain

Read Reflection on Farhat Abgaria’s Visit by Cynthia Cohen 

Exhibit: BLUE - Read the interview on BrandeisNOW

Anna Khandros: The Politics Perspective on Peacebuilding

Program works with art to create peace

Past Events

November 5, 2014
Music and the Cultural Survival of Indigenous Peoples: The Andean Q’eros and Amazonian Wachiperi Peoples of Peru

May 2014
A Call to Action - A Way Out of No Way: Learning from Jane Sapp's Life, Stories and Songs via Indiegogo
Jane at Piano

February 1-10, 2014
"Seeking Lives of Purpose"
Part of 'DEIS Impact 2014
jsapp-deisimpact2

January 28-29, 2014
Possibilities and Dilemmas of Incorporating Sacred Elements into Art for Social Change

September 17-19, 2013
Panel on Resilience, the Arts and Social Transformation
Vancouver, Canada

June 20-21, 2013
Community Arts Lab - Arts Festival and Conference
Utrecht, Netherlands
CAL

April 19-28, 2013
Bahrain/Brandeis: Ulafa’a
Reconciliation Art Project

September 21-23 &
28-30, 2012
Facilitating Encounters through Art
Farhat

December 1-2, 2011
Just Performance: Enacting Justice in the Wake of Violence

October 23, 2011
"Acting Together on the World Stage" Boston Premiere

October 21-23, 2011
Weekend Intensive:
Peacebuilding and the Arts: Community Cultural Development
Wknd

April 12, 2011
Nexus of Arts and Social Transformation

More Past Events

Read about the Acting Together launch on BrandeisNOW. More details on the Ethics Center website.

Cosponsorship

Guidelines for cosponsorship of your campus events.

Past Events - 'DEIS Impact!


Followup Event -- Monday, February 13, 2012, 1:00-9:30pm

Nimbaya! Moving Peace through Drums and Dance & Film: "Wardance"
Shapiro Campus Center

Nimbaya! women drummers and dancers from Guinea come to campus to teach, perform and musically pave the path to peace.  Listen to their stories, watch their performance, learn dance and drumming...then see the film "Wardance," a story of how dance and drumming transforms the lives of children in Uganda as they prepare for a national competition.
All events open to the community:

Nimbaya1:00 - 2:00pm
Get to know them as they tell their stories in an open session of MUS 3b: Intro to World Music (Slosberg Music Center)

4:00 - 5:00pm
Enjoy the fiery performance of Nimbaya! drumming and dance (Shapiro Atrium)

5:15 - 7:00pm
Learn dance and drumming from Nimbaya! and share the pizza!  Members from "Fafali (There is Peace)," Brandeis' Dance and Drumming from Ghana MUS 87b class will join. All are welcome! (Shapiro Campus Center Multipurpose Room)

wardance7:00 - 9:30pm
See "Wardance," followed by a discussion. This film is about three children living in a displacement camp in northern Uganda who start seeing the light through music and dance. (Shapiro Campus Center Theater)

Sponsored by Music Unites Us and the Music Department
For more information: Professor Judith Eissenberg, MUUS
  

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