Moral Courage

Performance ~ Film ~ Music ~ Soup ~ Poetry ~ Discussion Maine Jewish Museum 267 Congress Street, Portland Saturday, November 8 from 4:30-9 pm Suggested Donation $10 • Students and teachers free • Film: How Danish citizens rescued Jews in their community from annihilation during the Nazi occupation. • Students, teachers and USM faculty talk … Continue reading

Seagulls

Seagulls

I join the seagulls now and then. One suspects laws in their movements through the great cloudy skies, eternal laws of another order. This noon, Jopie and I stood together, looking up at one of these black-and-silver birds flying among the massive, deep-blue rain clouds and felt less oppressed.        Etty Hillesum, August 1943     … Continue reading

Friends

Friends

So many people have encouraged, nourished and enriched this journey, which continues past the homecoming we had imagined would be a kind of conclusion. This journey continues—to provoke, inspire and nourish us, and we hope you with us, all who have contributed resources, talent and creativity. Thank you.               … Continue reading