"Robert’s Americans Who Tell the Truth has become a distinctive and profound way of teaching American History and American Thought...His work will help us advance towards common understanding and tolerance."
"I want the young adults I’m teaching to gain a true understanding of not only what happens during times of injustice, but most importantly, why these events are allowed to unfold. "
"We had a "dinner party" with students sharing their biographies with each other as if they were the person they studied. It was fantastic to "see" Zinn sitting next to Chomsky sitting next to Mother Jones sitting next to Woody Guthrie!"
"Robert Shetterly's portraits cut to the chase in a compelling way. Students could access the profound sentiments that these portraits represent."
January 29 - May 31, 2015
January 20, 2015
December 8, 2014
Emlen Hall, The Bay School
December 7, 2014
Blue Hill Public Library
November 15, 2014
Unity College, Student Activities Center, 90 Quaker Hill Rd., Unity Maine
September 12 - October 31, 2014
Chapel Ln, Plymouth, NH 03264
October 14, 2014
The Marcum Hotel and Conference Center, 351 N Fisher Dr, Oxford, OH 45056
Olin Arts Center Auditorium, 75 Russell Street, BATES COLLEGE Lewiston, ME
September 12 - 14, 2014
Kentucky Dam State Park - Gilbertsville, KY
Americans Who Tell the Truth hosts the first annual Samantha Smith Challenge at the Hall of Flags at the Maine State Capitol in Augusta, Maine on June 1, 2015.
The Saint Paul's School in Concord, New Hampshire hosted the Americans Who Tell the Truth portraits and Robert Shetterly during the Fall of 2014.
Americans Who Tell the Truth and the Maine Association for Middle Level Education launch The Samantha Smith Challenge for service learning and engaged citizenship.
The Moon magazine publishes an interview with Robert Shetterly, founder of the Americans Who Tell the Truth project.
In April 2014, Robert Shetterly and Americans Who Tell the Truth board member, Dud Hendrick, were invited to accompany Lily Yeh to Palestine as part of a Barefoot Artists project.
Founder of Operation Breaking Stereotypes and AWTT Director of Education, Connie Carter, talks about the history of OBS in this Bangor Daily News article.
Brooksville, Maine -- On January 31, the United States Postal Service will unveil a new postage stamp honoring Shirley Chisholm.
This letter about the Maine Wabanaki-State Child Welfare Truth and Reconciliation Commission by Arla Patch and Robert Shetterly was first published in the Lewiston Sun Journal.