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Beth Henson

Artist, Art Therapist, Co-Founder, West Louisville Women's Coalition-Peace Labyrinth in Louisville, KY

Lost in Peace

PRESENTED ON OCT 16, 2014
IN LOUISVILLE @ VOL 14

Artist and art therapist Beth Henson discusses the West Louisville Women's Coalition Peace Labyrinth project that is transforming a vacant property in Louisville's West End into a sanctuary of peace.

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Peace Sweater

BY RYOTARO CHIKUSHI
@ VOL 66 ON OCT 28, 2009

Tokyo Design Week 2009 PechaKucha Series 03 A great and inspiring independent peace project. Typography meets Fashion. Collaboration and Fusion. Universal greetings and Fair Trade production - a clothing project with a global message. www.bordinichikushi.net DESIGN TIDE INFO: www.designtide.jp/09/en/ PEACE SWEATER and PepaStar

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Peace Graphics

BY HIDEKAZU HIRAI
@ VOL 10 ON FEB 23, 2012

Let Hidekazu Hirai (of Peace Graphics) bring you on a tour of his design work, running through what inspires him to produce what he does. The presentation is in Japanese, but as you'll see, it's a visual feast of interesting Japanese graphic and packaging design.
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Peace in the Sand

BY PAUL HOUSE
@ VOL 7 ON FEB 21, 2014

Moved by the ongoing wars, conflicts, and natural disasters that our world has faced, Paul House demonstrates his use of peace signs in the sand to symbolize a different method to show discontent with society. Listen as he describes his sand artwork as a means to encourage people to use peace and love as solutions to the world's issues. 

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What I Lost and Found In the Peace Corps

BY RYAN TASCAR
@ VOL 17 ON MAY 13, 2015

Current President of the board of the Louisiana Peace Corps, Ryan Tascar, shares with us some of the things he lost when he left the United State and moved to Cape Verde with the Peace Corps for 2 1/2 years.   From family, friends to familiar traditions and holidays lost by leaving the U.S., Ryan was able to find adventures and once in a life time experiences during his time in the Peace Corps.

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International Volunteerism: Lessons from a Returned Peace Corp Volunteer

BY ERICA KIERNAN
@ VOL 7 ON JUN 30, 2015

Erica Kiernan takes us through lessons she learned while volunteering in Benin, Africa with the Peace Corps

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Finding Peace

BY ERICA BROOKS
@ VOL 35 ON SEP 01, 2015

Erica Brooks is an artist and arts educator who loves to delve into the connections we all share as humans. Her process begins with interviewing individuals and then creating art as a way to reflect upon those interviews. Erica's art translates into a visual representation of the feeling and aura of the individual she is interviewing.

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Peace Corps Senegal

BY VIVIAN HOKE
@ VOL 19 ON MAR 18, 2016

Vivian Hoke shares about her experience volunteering in the Peace Corpes in Senegal from Sept. 12, 2012 - Nov. 14, 2014.

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Peace Corps Peru 2005-07

BY AMANDA FRICK
@ VOL 19 ON MAR 18, 2016

Amanda Frick presents a story about important relationships in peace corps

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Growing Up in the Peace Corps

BY GEOFFERY HOWARD
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 17, 2017

Geoffery Howard   I entered the Peace Corps at the age of 20, heading off to Senegal in West Africa, a country I had never heard of. That experience changed my life. From community development in a small Senegalese village to community involvement in a small Hudson Valley town, there is a connection that stretches over half a century.