Columbia College Chicago
$45,000
Chicago, Illinois
2011

To support “Talkin’ Back: American Photography and Creative Writing,” a multifaceted program that serves Chicago Public Schools teachers and students. Offered by the college’s Center for Community Arts Partnerships and Museum of Contemporary Photography, the program allows students and teachers to learn about American photographs in the museum’s collection and to create their own photographs, poems, and prose. Terra Foundation funds support curriculum enrichment and professional development activities for teachers as well as a culminating exhibition of student work at the museum.