faith and justice intersect
We return from the playful sabbatical summer
refreshed and ready to resume our mission of teaching.
of Performing Arts has given this awesome task
an artful twist, and with UWM’s Peck School of the Arts
and Alverno College launched a year-long, city-wide festival
and academic conference designed to engage students and the
community in an exploration of art, faith and social justice.
Festival literature explains that “art
is a form of prayer” and
invites all to participate as “artists explore identity,
examine individual and collective respon-sibility, seek transcendence,
and strive to create a legacy that can help us heal the world.” The
national conference will be held at Marquette Nov. 10–12.
our Department of Performing Arts has planned a subscription
series certain to provide abundant opportunities for the
exploration of faith and justice through art with these
author Rev. Daniel Berrigan, S.J.