Culture Care and POETRY: Mako Fujimura Interviews Dana Gioia by FULLER studio published on 2016-08-08T21:50:56Z Fuller’s Brehm Center Director Mako Fujimura interviews Dana Gioia, the poet laureate of California, about his time as the director of the National Endowment for the Arts. Dana reflects on initiatives like honoring jazz legends, bringing free Shakespeare performances to every state in the nation, equipping veterans with creative writing, and more. This interview was part of an event sponsored by Fuller Seminary’s Brehm Center that took place in Pasadena, California, in April 2016. Listen to part two of the event here: https://soundcloud.com/fullerstudio/7-culture-care-dana-gioia-poetry-reading-and-qa?in=fullerstudio/sets/culture-care Fuller’s Brehm Center guides and nourishes deeply formed spiritual leaders to care for culture through worship, theology, and the arts. A movement championed by Mako Fujimura, “Culture Care” sees beauty as antidote to cultural brokenness, recognizing the power of artistic generosity to inspire, edify, and heal the church and culture. For more on Culture Care, including the upcoming Culture Care summit, visit: https://fullerstudio.fuller.edu/culture-care/ For more resources for a deeply formed spiritual life, visit https://fullerstudio.fuller.edu.