Re-imagining is a place for people who believe that the stories of the Modern world no longer sustain us, bringing us to brink of catastrophe – ecologically, economically, spiritually. Our troubles cannot be solved merely through technology, or even politics; rather, we need to re-imagine what it means to be human. We seek new stories, new poetics, new ideas – and we put our ideas and stories into action. This work requires the wisdom of those at the margins, and by those with the courage to imagine a new world. Click here to learn more.

The ReImagining Podcast

The ReImagining Podcast with Theodore Richards explores a world in crisis and transition
with guests who are taking various approaches to reimagining what it means to be human.
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The ReImagining Education Collective

At Wisdom Projects, Inc., we are constantly asking how we can create a community of care and a context for liberation in our learning spaces. As a part of this inquiry, we are extending an invitation to educators, thought leaders, and community activists to participate in the first cohort of the Reimagining Education Collective, a year-long program to share, learn, and create new ideas and practices to reimagine education for an age of new possibilities and peril, transformation and transition. To learn more about the RE Collective click here.

Featured Articles

The Heart of a Stranger:
A Meditation on
Borders & Ruins

By Theodore Richards

You shall not oppress a stranger.
You know the heart of a stranger,
for you were strangers in the land of Egypt.

Exodus 23: 9-11

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Compass Me About With
Songs of Deliverance

By Cleis Abeni (Upāsikā tree turtle)

The Mindful Morning

By Erika J. Kendrick

Editor’s Picks

Highlights From The Podcast

ReImagining Education

A Conversation With Bill Ayers

ReImagining Home

A Conversation With Bayo Akomolafe

ReImagining Our Neighborhoods

A Conversation With Tonika Johnson


Re-Imagining Education

Empowering educators to take a deeper look at the stories told in our schools and to re-imagine them in transformative and
nurturing learning spaces.

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Learning Opportunities

Classes, workshops, and lectures that help to empower people to re-imagine who they are and their place in the world.

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Books written by
Re-imagining authors

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Get Involved

Help the Chicago Wisdom Project realize its mission to re-imagine education through holistic programming that transforms individual, community and world through creative expression.

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