Fiction Insurrecto by Gina Apostol (Penguin Random House) Histories and personalities collide in this literary tour-de-force about the Philippines’ present and America’s past. Two women, a Filipino translator and an American filmmaker, go on a road trip in Duterte’s Philippines, collaborating and clashing in the writing of a film script about a massacre during […]
Help the Dayton Peace Museum celebrate the first Dayton Peace Festival on Saturday-Monday, October 12-14. The festival will be help on the campus of America’s only peace museum and include games, food, yoga, meditation, free classes on mindfulness and nonviolence. Join college and pro athletes and a few surprise celebrities as we celebrate the spirit […]
National Suicide Prevention month is highlighted in September. And while educators and parents can’t—and shouldn’t—act as mental health professionals, they can advocate for students and their children. They can help create schools and communities where all children know they’re valued and loved and where support is available if students find themselves in crisis. The following links provided by Teaching Tolerance, an […]
The Peace Museum is open Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays! 10 AM to 5 PM or by Appointment. We hope this allows you to stop & check out what’s new, while you may already be downtown for your weekend at the Second Street Market, shopping and eating in the Oregon District, seeing a show at the Victoria […]
September is Peace Month around the world and around the Miami Valley. Known universially as Peace Month, with September 21 celebrated as International Peace Day, be sure to check here and our social media for more than 40 events happening in and around the Miami Valley this month. The Dayton Peace Museum and the 100 […]
Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of International Cities of Peace The Dayton Council on World Affairs (DCOWA) hosted J. Frederick Arment, the founding director of International Cities of Peace, recently at an event at the Museum. ICP is a Dayton-based nonprofit organization with Special Consultative Status with ECOSOC, the United Nations Committee for NGOs. Arment is […]
This is the official music video for “The Flower,” off the Michael Franti’s record Stay Human Vol. II.