Poetry, Violence and Peace
War and violence are the ultimate sickness of the human condition. As such, tools are needed to help womankind heal from this sickness. This article presents several uses of poetry as a means of challenging and healing from the impact of violence and war. It also addresses the use of the poem as a means of exploring working towards peace.
Furman, Rich and Collins, Kathryn S., "Poetry, Violence and Peace" (2003). Social Work Publications. 203.