I entered the Human Library with very few expectations. The premise of the night, as I understood it, was to provide student clinicians a safe space to interact with those who fall under social prejudices or stereotypes. Books were swapped out for community members who volunteered their life stories to be “read” by those in attendance.
Canada’s first ‘Hearts & Minds Living Library’ goes to Toronto elementary schools
For the preparation, we are printing some library cards. Our creative team has shared a couple of colour schemes with us. And the internal jury is still out!
calls for Muslim & Christian leaders to engage in a dialogue based on two common fundamental religious Commandments; Love of God, and Love of the Neighbour.
Statement about Quebec City mosque terror attack
The Olive Tree Foundation announces grant for the Hearts and Minds – Interfaith Living Library (HAMILL 2017)
The Institute welcomes volunteer gurus who can help us steward the ‘Hearts & Minds Living Library’ project. Use this form to share your interest with us!
Today, peace requires ever more active investments, enlightened leadership, powerful educational values, extensive research in social innovation and a progressive media world.
We do not agree on everything and this is completely fine, but by knowing what the person in front of you actually thinks, it becomes easier to respect them and avoid any type of hateful behaviour.