One of the major themes of this blog is the power of the arts to heal communities that have suffered traumatic events. The weather disasters that affected so many in New Jersey have generated responses from the art community. 40 more words
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I like to start the new week with news that can lift our hearts and bring new hope.
There is no more important topic for this blog than finding and sharing possibilities…and possibilities for creative aging or “vital longevity” as I have been calling it, top the list. 58 more words
One of the most important developments of our time has been the growing understanding about the roles of music in our personal and family lives and in the community. 38 more words
Enjoy this wonderful piece from Architecture and Engineering. This is how the arts come together in real life and enrich us all.
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In this post I am going to share some examples of creative expression helping individuals and communities to heal. Before that, however, I would like to introduce an extraordinary organization in Boston that is working on this issue of resilience–how do individuals and communities survive and begin to live again after the traumas of war, natural disasters, and illness. 487 more words