The Passing of a Great Leader; The Passing of His Torch

Please Vote. You Can Make The Difference. When historians pick up their pens to write the story of the 21st century, let them say that it…

For Artists, Poets, Writers, Musicians: You Have Our Profound Support and Appreciation

As a non-profit foundation dedicated to championing the arts and to elevating artists who dedicate their lives to interpreting the world through a creative lens, Engaging…

Any Real Change Implies the Breakup of the World as One Has Always Known It

I want to suggest this: that the majority for which everyone is seeking, which must reassess and release us from our past and deal with the…

Please Join Us in Enjoying the Offerings of Skirball at Home

We are always inspired by Skirball Cultural Center, our wonderful partner in the arts, poetry, and mindfulness. Since 1996, Los Angeles’ Skirball has been a place…

Native Arts & Cultures Foundation (NACF) is amongst our deeply valued partners in robustly supporting the arts as a means toward healing and preserving indigenous cultures….

Lost & Found’s Light Relief Program

It’s a pleasure to share the newest venture from one of our wonderful partners in the realms of poetics and mindfulness, Lost & Found: The CUNY…

Dana Gioia: Donation of a Life’s Work to Huntington Library

We are so pleased to share that our dear friend Dana Gioia, former Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (2003–09), California Poet Laureate (2015–19),…

Joy Harjo: A Quest to Find a Map of the Soul

On Earth Day, 2020, we had the great honor and delight of listening to U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo’s online reading and discussion, sponsored by Engaging the…

Please Join Us For An Online Reading and Conversation With U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo on Earth Day 2020!

Please Join Us!  For A Reading By U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo  In conversation With UC Berkeley’s Beth Piatote Wednesday, April 22, 2020 5:30 – 7:00pm…

Today, When I Could Do Nothing

    We hope you’re all finding ways to stay balanced and mindful during this challenging time. Our goal is to share creative inspiration in as…