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Author Taylor, Peggy, 1946-
Title Catch the fire : an art-full guide to unleashing the creative power of youth, adults and communities / Peggy Taylor and Charlie Murphy, cofounders of PYE: Partners for Youth Empowerment.
Imprint Gabriola, British Columbia : New Society Publishers, 2013.
Beaconsfield, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2013.

Subject Community arts projects.
Arts and society.
Creative ability -- Social aspects.
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.) -- Social aspects.
Alt Name Murphy, Charlie, 1953-
Description 1 online resource (xii, 306 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part 1: The Call for Creative Community. 1. The Creative Imperative -- 2. An Arts-Based Model for Change -- 3. The Creative Spark.
Part 2: Six Elements of the Community Experience. 4. Powerful Beginnings: Building a Community -- 5. Theme-Based Sessions: Bringing Learning Alive -- 6 Engaged Reflection: Making Sense of It All -- 7 Community Arts Happenings: Becoming Creators of Culture -- 8. Conscious Closing: Optimizing the Learning -- 9. Empowering Performance: Getting Our Voices into the World.
Part 3: Creative Facilitator's Playbook. 10. Say It with Art: Visuals Arts and Crafts -- 11. Paint with Words : Creative Writing and Poetry -- 12. Raise the Curtain: Theater Improvisation -- 13. Imagine Change: Issues-Oriented Theater -- 14. Share Our Stories: Storytelling and Witnessing -- 15. Join the Chorus: Music, Rhythm and Dance.
Part 4: Facilitation Tools. 16. Building on Strengths -- 17. Working with Diverse Groups -- 18. Facilitating Across Generations -- 19. Creative Facilitation Checklist -- Afterword -- About PYE.
Summary The key to facilitating vibrant, deep, and motivating programs for youth and adults.
ISBN 9781550925500 (electronic bk.)
1550925504 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 865475176
Additional Format Print version: Taylor, Peggy, 1946- Catch the Fire : An Art-full Guide to Unleashing the Creative Power of Youth, Adults and Communities. New York : New Society Publishers, ©2013 9780865717572