The Oregon State Penitentiary Healing Garden Project at Willamette U. In #SalemOR – Sun. Feb. 11th

The Oregon State Penitentiary Healing Garden Project

Sunday, February 11, 2018 | 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Willamette University Campus | Rogers Music Center | Hudson Concert Hall

Free and open to the public

Prisons are bleak spaces with few opportunities for contemplation or restoration. A new project at the Oregon State Penitentiary promises to change that. Landscape architect Hoichi Kurisu will describe the philosophy and transformative potential of the Japanese-styled Healing Garden Project.

Event Sponsor(s):
Department of Politics, Asian Studies Program

Contact Information:
Melissa Michaux
503-370-6293
mbuis@willamette.edu

Willamette University
900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301
Phone: 503-370-6300

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