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IMPACT: IMAGINING TOGETHER
Platform for Arts, Culture and Conflict Transformation

Designing a university-based infrastructure for the field
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2018 People’s State of the Union & Story Circles
Jan. 25-Feb. 4
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Highlights

Interview with Lee Perlman about
Book: “But Abu Ibrahim, We’re Family!”
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Pop Culture Collaborative
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Featured News from the Field Theme: "Role of Art in Times of Polarization, Nationalization, and Isolation"


Featured News from the Field Theme: "Peacebuilding and Arts Initiatives in the Middle East"


The new Brandeis minor in Creativity, the Arts, and Social Transformation (CAST) presents:

2017 CAST Annual Report
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CAST Design Lab Reports


American Theatre Magazine Features CAST, Peacebuilding and the Arts
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Article: New minor brings social purpose to the arts


Film: “Disturbing the Peace”
Combatants for Peace
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Art Radar
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Displaced Artists Fund Residency Program
Vermont Studio Center
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Introducing USDAC Outposts


Women In Music
WIM


Professor Cynthia Cohen Solves the World's Problems with Creativity
The Brandeis Hoot
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Artist Protection Fund (AFP)
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Acting Together Documentary

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Table of Contents


I. About Recasting Reconciliation

About the Virtual Collection (PDF)

Theoretical Framework (PDF)

Meet the Fellows

Meet the Faculty


II. Gallery of Fellows' Works

Drumming and Reconciliation in Rwanda, Burundi and South Africa
Works by Nicholas Kotei Djanie & Lena Slachmuijlder                   

How Deep Can We Go?: Ubuntu, Art and Reconciliation in South Africa
Works by Kim Berman and Daniel Stompie Selibe

Playback Theatre: A Creative Resource for Reconciliation
Works by Jenny Hutt and Bev Hosking

Reflections on Cultural Production and Prospects for Reconciliation in Cambodia
Works by Ly Daravuth and Ingrid Muan

Witnessing War, Yearning for Peace: Two Documentary Films from Sri Lanka
Works by Iffat Fatima and Lisa Kois


III. Synthesis

In this section, we have synthesized what we have learned from conducting this investigation into the complex and multi-faceted relationship between the arts, culture, and reconciliation.


IV. Related Publications