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Prashant Olalekar, S.J. visits SCU

We are pleased to announce the residency of Prashant Olalekar, S.J., who will be on campus from Sept 28 to October 12 as a Justice and the Arts Initiative (JAI) Guest Artist and Bannan Visitor. Fr. Olalekar, is the founder of InterPlay India, which organizes Global Peace Exchanges with opportunities interact through structured play and improvised interrelatedness with the poor, the differently-abled and other marginalized groups.

"The unique joy of interacting as playful equals is beyond words." -Fr. Prashant Olalekar, S.J.

Please join us at either of these public, free events, to learn more and experience some examples of how InterPlay is done. RSVPs for groups are appreciated.

A lecture & demonstration of Prashant's work in the areas of embodied spirituality.
It will be held in Studio A of the Music and Dance Facility, on the corner of Franklin and Lafayette Streets.
Your students are welcome to join us too. [12:00-1:15 pm]

THURS, OCT. 6 at 7 pm Prashant will offer a workshop for the community in conjunction with St. Clare's Parish just footsteps away from campus on the corner of Lafayette and Lexington. [7:00-9:00 pm]

If you would like to meet Fr. Olalekar or have him visit any of your classes during his upcoming residency, please contact us at

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