Speaker: Brian Nelson

The Poetry of Courage

Some people discover courage within poetry.  Others discover it takes courage to write poetry in the first place.  Today we explore challenging your voice, and voicing your challenge.

Choir music:  “We Are,” arranged by Eloise Porter

Poems read by Aimee Noel, Glynda Thume, Paul Markowitz … read more.

Interdependence Day

Americans are great at celebrating rugged individualism — today we’ll try celebrating the grace of interdependence, and interrogating the tension between Emersonian self-reliance and the strength of the beloved community.

Special Music by Mia Forbes.