Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Healing the World through the Arts

Saying goodbye to one stage of life and beginning another can either be difficult or easy.

Healing the world requires the ability to say goodbye to past suffering.

Beginning a new stage involves embarking on a journey.  Old routines are no longer possible when the ups and downs of new experiences toss certainty overboard.

But how can the arts heal the world?

What sorts of arts have the greatest healing power, and in which contexts?

The orchestrators of death and despair do not always win on their own terms. 

You already know it is possible for good to triumph. 

You know it is possible for truth to shine a light in dark places.

You may already be acquainted with the following: