House of Anansi Press

Tears of Silence

Foreword by Parker Palmer • Photographs by Jonathan Boulet-Groulx • Written by Jean Vanier

Published October 25, 2014 | ISBN 9781770898349
POETRY / Subjects & Themes / Inspirational & Religious

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About this book

Tears of Silence

Parker Palmer • Jonathan Boulet-Groulx • Jean Vanier

Re-released to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of l’Arche, an international network of communities for people with and without developmental disabilities, Tears of Silence is an inspiring book of meditative poetry on the topics of alienation and belonging, featuring intimate, never-before-published black and white photographs by Jonathan Boulet-Groulx.

This edition includes a new preface by Jean Vanier and a foreword by author and education activist Parker J. Palmer.

About the Author

Parker Palmer

Jean Vanier is the son of former governor general Georges Vanier, and founder of L'Arche, an international network of communities for people with developmental disabilities. He has written a number of books, including Becoming Human (the 1999 CBC Massey Lectures), Finding Peace, Made for Happiness, Encountering the Other, and Befriending the Stranger. Jean lives in Trosly-Breuil, France.

Jonathan Boulet-Groulx

Jean Vanier

Jean Vanier is the son of former governor general Georges Vanier, and founder of L'Arche, an international network of communities for people with developmental disabilities. He has written a number of books, including Becoming Human (the 1999 CBC Massey Lectures), Finding Peace, Made for Happiness, Encountering the Other, and Befriending the Stranger. Jean lives in Trosly-Breuil, France.