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There is a growing body of literature and research on reconciliation and development through Culture and the Arts. Below are a several important and compelling documents:

Books:
-Cobb, S. (2003). Fostering coexistence in identity-based conflicts: Toward a narrative approach.

-In A. H. Chayes and. M. Minow (Eds.) Imagine coexistence: restoring humanity after violent ethnic conflict (1st ed.), pp. 294-310. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

-Hanh, T. N. (2003). Creating True Peace: Ending Violence in Yourself, Your Family, Your Community, and the World. New York: Free Press.

-Kalmanowitz, D & Lloyd, B. (2005). Art Therapy and Political Violence. With Art, Without Illusion. Routledge.

-Lederach, J.P. (2005) The Moral Imagination: The Art and Soul of Building Peace. Oxford University Press.

-Long, W. J., & Brecke, P. (2003). War and Reconciliation: reason and emotion in conflict resolution. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

-Taylor, P. (2003). Applied Theatre: Creating Transformative Encounters in the Community. Heinemann Drama.

Online readings:
-Assaf, A., Korza, P. & Schaffer-Bacon, B.
INROADS: The Intersection of Art & Civic Dialogue. Community Arts Network (2002).

-Cleveland, W.
Making Exact Change: How U.S. Arts-Based Programs Have Made A Significant and Sustained Impact on Their Communities, Art in the Public Interest. Community Arts Network (2005).
Mapping the field: Arts-based community development. Community Arts Network (2002).

-Cohen. Cynthia E.
A Poetics of Reconciliation: The Aesthetic Mediation of Conflict. (1997). [ PDF ]
Creative Approaches to Reconciliation. (2003). [ PDF ]

-Cohen-Cruz, J.
An Introduction to Community Art and Activism. Community Arts Network (2002).

-Legacy Project (2008)

-Marlin-Curiel, S. and Cohen, C.
Recasting reconciliation through culture and the arts. First institute: November 9-16, 2003. Retrieved (2008). [ PDF ]

-Slachmuijlder, L.
The Rhythm of Reconciliation: A reflection on drumming as a contribution to reconciliation processes in Burundi and South Africa. A working paper of Recasting Reconciliation through Culture and the Arts. (2005). [ PDF ]

-Zelizer, Craig.
The Role of Artistic Processes in Peacebuilding in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Peace and Conflict Studies. 10, #2, 62-75 (2003). [ PDF ]