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Taking Action: Reception

Thursday, March 8th, 6:00 PM

Poetry Foundation 

61 West Superior Street
Chicago, Illinois 60654
Free reservations at http://poetryfoundation.eventbrite.com or by calling (312) 787-7070

Celebrate Taking Action, the newly released book from the Great Books Foundation and the Project on Civic Reflection. A collection of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and visual images, Taking Action is designed to support discussion groups of those who work in a range of community services. The publishing of Taking Action represents the ongoing commitment of the Foundation and the Center to enhancing the level of civil discourse nationwide.

Co-sponsored with the Great Books Foundation and the Project on Civic Reflection

Other Information

  • Browse Poems

  • Neha Vedpathak, detail, “Bhaba,” (2016)
    Current Exhibition
    Jul 11, 2016 – Sep 15, 2016

    A virtual dialogue between the artist and the poets Rabindranath Tagore and Kay Ryan, Bhaba is a multi-disciplinary exhibition that includes a large-scale paper work, an installation of handmade “stones,” and a mixed-media garland. Vedpathak’s “plucking” technique, in which she...