UofL PEACC Students at a Story Catcher Retreat.
Grantee: PEACC Program
Award: Art Meets Activism 2014
Location: Louisville
Amount: $4509
Project Description: To support the Louisville Story Circle Project, a writing and sacred storytelling retreat led by a Native American Kentucky author. The Story Circle will engage female students affected by interpersonal partner violence, guiding participants using exercises in writing and Native American ritual. The stories will be performed for the campus community to increase empathy and truth telling among survivors and raise awareness of how abusive power affects all people.