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Healing professionals Elena Dominguez, Dr. Jake Hyde, Christina Lafferty-Neal, Arielle Neal, and Tia Norman discuss the nature of anger, its purpose, its many faces, and how to heal it in a conversation with filmmaker William Price, III.

In this episode of Raven Voices, meet Ike Ndolo. In this interview, Ike talks about his faith journey, confronting racism, and creating music as an independent artist.

In this 2-part Raven Voices series, performer and choreographer Ariel Clarke gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the Dance Mimetic video.

Watch the replay of our Mimetic Invitations Launch Party, where we watched the first two videos in our Mimetic Invitations series with commentary from a panel of interdisciplinary experts!

In the second part of our Mimetic Invitation Series, we explore mimetic theory in a way that transcends words: through dance.

In the first video in our Mimetic Invitation Series, we explore RenĂ© Girard’s discovery of mimetic desire.

Vocal coach Jeff McLean shares his personal faith journey, his experience growing up gay in Mormon Church, how he had to redefine his relationship with God, and working through trauma with the promise “it does get better.”

Dr. Chris Haw explains the power and relevance of RenĂ© Girard’s mimetic theory.

What if social distancing pulls us together to re-imagine Endless War as Endless Peace? The COVID-19 pandemic is a shared global experience that can allow us to shift toward a nonviolent future.

Bruce Norris’ “problem” play questioning society’s post-incarceration treat of sex offenders is discussed by Loyola University Chicago Professor Emeritus and Raven Foundation Board Member Andrew McKenna and Maura Junius, Raven Foundation Marketing Director.