PROGRAM: Talking Service

Presented by:
Georgia Humanities Council
National Partner: NEH Local Partner: Foundations Subject: Other, War/Veterans Audience: Veterans

A reading and discussion program for veterans, Talking Service focuses especially on the transition from military to civilian life. The program revolves around the literature anthology Standing Down: From Warrior to Civilian (provided by the Great Books Foundation), and participants read and discuss selections on military themes throughout history, at times relating the book’s subjects with their own experiences. Georgia Humanities, with support from NEH, sponsors the program in their state.