Past Event - February 2014

Seeking Lives of Purpose:
Images, Songs and Stories that Challenge and Inspire

deisimpactEvents featuring cultural worker Jane Wilburn Sapp and photojournalist Don West
Part of ‘DEIS Impact 2014: The weeklong "Festival of Social Justice" at Brandeis University
February 1–10, 2014

Portraits of Purpose: Focusing on Social Justice Leaders in Boston and the World
February 1 - 10, 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Slosberg Music Center Library

Composing Our Lives Together: Song-Writing Workshop with Jane Wilburn Sapp
Sunday, February 2, 2:00 – 5:00 pm
Slosberg Recital Hall
Application deadline: January 27
Download the application and instructions.
Watch a video from the workshop.

Ain't You Got a Right to the Tree of Life:
Spirituality and the Quest for Justice in the African-American Musical Tradition
Wednesday, February 5, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Slosberg Recital Hall
View photos

Meet and Greet Artists Don West and Jane Sapp: Reception
Wednesday, February 5, 12:00 noon – 2:00 pm
Slosberg Music Center Lobby
View photos

Read full descriptions of these events and view the program brochure page. "Seeking Lives of Purpose" is co-sponsored by 'DEIS Impact, The Program in Peacebuilding and the Arts; Graduate Student Association; The Office of the Dean of Student Life; Social Justice Social Policy; The Intercultural Center; Peace, Conflict and Coexistence Studies; The Protestant Chaplain’s Office and others. 

Read more about our project with Jane Wilburn Sapp: "A Way Out of No Way." View photos from the events.


Photo Credits: David Weinstein
View full photo album

Watch a video from Composing Our Lives Together: Song-Writing Workshop with Jane Wilburn Sapp.

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