2020 Spirit & Place Festival Essays

We are pleased to partner with WFYI to present a series of Intersectionful essays on Spirit & Place Festival’s 20th anniversary theme, DREAM.

1. What Do You Like About Being White? What Do You Like About Being Black? by Cindy Booth, executive director of Child Advocates.

2. Leaving it Better Than We Found It By John E. Waters, president of Leave it Better Than We Found It, LLC.;

3. Fresh and Bold Vision for Indianapolis Public Schools; By Dr. Lewis Ferebee, Superintendent of IPS.
4. Untitled essay by Katherine Souchet-Downey, Immigration Liaison and Latino Outreach Coordinator for the Office of Congressman André Carson and a Board Member for The Latino/a Youth Collective of Indiana.

5. Dream by Sr. Norma Rocklage.

6. Penhance to Dream by David Bodenhamer, executive director of The Polis Center.