What's Happening

Freedom Underfoot
February 2, 2:00pm
Shapiro Campus Center Theater
GI
Germaine Ingram
Photo credit: JJ Tizio


Updates from the Recipients
of Acting Together 
Small Grants
> New: Update on Creative Camp for Peace Building in Nepal by Mandala Theatre
Walungwa


"Arts and Building Peace: Affirming the Basics and Envisioning the Future" - Paper by Dr. Cynthia Cohen
USIP


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


CAST 2015 Annual Report
AnnualReport


CAST Design Lab Reports


Article: LaShawn Simmons '18 breaks down barriers and builds empowerment with poetry
Brandeis NOW
Recipient of a CAST Grant for Student Projects
LS


Art & Social Justice
State of the Arts - Fall 2015
SoAFall15


American Theatre Magazine Features CAST, Peacebuilding and the Arts
AT


Article: New minor brings social purpose to the arts

Highlights

Crowdfunding Campaign: In/Visible City
Via DAH Theatre, Serbia
InVisibleCity


Whitney Museum Internship,
Deadline: February 1


Arts for Social Change - 2016 Fall M.Ed. Program
Simon Fraser University
Apply by: March 15, 2016
sfu


Broadsided Press
Published monthly via international vector distribution
Submissions invited September through May
You could be a vector.
You could get Broadsided.
BP


Drama Club - NYC
DC


Music Versus Gun Violence
#PutTheGunsDown
MvsGV 


Video: Workshop with Jane Wilburn Sapp
Part of the event series Now As Then: Events focusing creative attention on the struggle for voting rights 
JS

Article: CAST-sponsored Ebony Axis debuts
hoot 

Art With Impact and Movies for Mental Health
AWI


Sundance Institute Theatre Program
ST


Kidnap Road - A New Play by Catherine Filloux
KR


Srebrenica Quilt Display Will Cap 20 Years of Advocacy and Anguish
BosFam


Book - Forced to Flee: Visual Stories by Refugee Youth from Burma
ForcedToFlee


OAS Peace Fund Promotes Arts Among Belizean and Guatemalan Children
OAS


Public
: An e-Journal from Imagining America

Public


Article: 
Talk bridges improvisation and justice
justice
ImpFest

In Place of War
IPW

Featured Theme -
News from the Field: “The Most Important Images of the Year”: Artists Respond to Racial Violence in the U.S.
longo

Read more News from the Field.

 

Acting Together Documentary

holding hands

Watch the preview!


Find "Acting Together" screenings near you.

Newsletter

Read the latest issue of our newsletter, Peacebuilding and the Arts Now.


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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