One of the themes of the book and of this curated information blog is the role of art in helping communities to recover after trauma. It is no surprise to me that the artists of Ferguson have come out to express hope for the future. This article from St. Louis Public Radio includes several photographs of the images artists have painting on boarded-up buildings and windows. As I noted in the post on Damascus, Syria and the wonderful mural constructed of junk, the artists see their work as offering hope in a dark world.
READ…LOOK, REALLY LOOK…THINK…SHARE…BRING HOPE TO YOUR OWN COMMUNITY.