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Bringing Out the Best of Ourselves 2017 Part 3: Not Just a Pretty Picture - the power of art to change and heal

This episode of Bringing Out the Best of Ourselves explores the power of art to heal us individually and as a community.  Marcia Hyatt interviews art therapist Tessa Larson, founding member of Augusto Boal's Theater of the Oppressed in France, Margy Nelson and CEO and President of the Minnesota Humanities Center, David O'Fallon.

And tune in the third Thursday in July at 7 p.m. for the final part in the series.

The 2017 Bringing Out the Best of Ourselves series is funded in part by the Community Opportunity Fund of the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation.

Additional resources:

More about Art Therapy
Art's Impact on Healing - Art and Healing Foundation
More about Augusto Boal and Theater of the Oppressed
More about the Minnesota Humanities Center
Rosy Simas Company - referenced by David O'Fallon
Hope in Dark Times summarized in Brain Pickings