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View our ever growing collection of over 300 short readings, images, and videos to spark dialogue, along with related discussion questions.

Title

Action and Non-Action

Author

Tzu, Chuang

Type

Reading

Overview

Chuang Tzu was a Chinese Taoist philosopher of the fourth century BCE.  He was the author of the compilation of writings known as the "Chuang-Tzu," from which "Action and…

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Title

The Contract: A Word from the Led

Author

Ayot, William

Type

Reading

Overview

William Ayot is a poet, presenter and workshop leader. Ayot has received many honors and awards for his poetry, including winning the Piccadilly Poets Competition for spoken word and being commissioned…

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Title

Juicy

Author

B.I.G, Notorious

Type

Audio

Overview

"Juicy" is a single by American hip hop artist, The Notorious B.I.G., and his solo debut single from his 1994 debut album, Ready to Die. "Juicy" is a rags-to-riches chronicle, detailing…

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Title

A Story about the Body

Author

Hass, Robert

Type

Reading

Overview

Robert Hass is an American poet who served as Poet Laureate of the United States from 1995-1997. In his short parable, "A Story about the Body," a young composer falls in love with an older…

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Title

Professional Courtesy

Author

Rosenquist, James

Type

Image

Overview

James Rosenquist is an American artist and one of the protagonists in the pop-art movement. Rosenquist's 1996 painting, "Professional Courtesy," shows two hands holding handguns faced…

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