Richard Geer has a lifetime of experience leading groups to bridge story and theatre. After meeting Joy Jinks at Jean Houston’s Mystery School, he helped the community of Colquitt, Georgia create Swamp Gravy, Georgia’s official folk life play. Swamp Gravy is the model Social Artistry project for community change through the arts. Experience Richard and […]
April 7 James Gilligan on Causes of Violence and Its Prevention Dr. James Gilligan, psychiatrist & author of Violence: Reflections on a National Epidemic and Preventing Violence: Prospects for Tomorrow, researches biological, psychological & socio-economic phenomena underlying violence, and ways to prevent it. Read more and join us HERE.
This is the transcript of Lisa Nelson’s Social Artistry Address for the 2013 Building Creative Communities Conference in Colquitt, Georgia WHAT IF THERE WERE AN EASY, ENJOYABLE WAY TO ENLIVEN, HEAL, AND STRENGTHEN OUR LIVES AND OUR COMMUNITIES? Poem: Keep looking Today’s a day to seek answers, Because the wind is BLOWING, my sisters and […]
I am yearning. I want to connect with you. The February 3 Beloved Community teleconference is part of my answer. I seek the “good news”, and it’s out there. (Amy Goodman just reviewed amazing documentaries at Sundance, like “Freedom Summer” celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Mississippi Freedom Summer) Lots of good people are doing great […]
We launch the Beloved Community Teleconference Series on February 3, as john a. powell ignites the journey to Beloved Community. Dr. powell, who humbly uses lower case for his name, makes a capital case for the Beloved Community. Inviting john powell came as a gift from a Circle Leader. Lorraine Cook participated in Dr. powell’s […]