Wilkes University


Make Art and Music, Not War

The Wilkes community is invited to a presentation at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 29, in Breiseth Hall, room 212, by Wilkes University secondary education and history students Mauri Bohan, Domingo Franciamore, Joanne Monfiletto, Robbie Petrovich and Diane Polachek, Professor of Education. 

The presentation is entitled 
Make Art and Music, Not War: Rethinking Strategies for Teaching about the Culture of the Vietnam War. It incorporates the integration of photography, poetry, art and music from the era along with innovative teaching strategies utilizing authentic primary sources to share the raw emotion of this significant social movement.

The group presented at the 65th annual conference of the Pennsylvania Council for the Social Studies on Oct. 19, 2018, in Harrisburg, Pa.