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FREE EVENT | Building Community in the Great Uprising
August 20, 2020 @ 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT , 90-min Live Talk with Q&A
Register below to join on Thursday, August 20th | 1:30-3 pm pacific / 4:30-6 pm eastern (See your local time)
You’ll receive the recording even if you have to miss it.
Join author, activist and educator Starhawk and community land catalyst Cassandra Ferrera in a timely exploration of what it means to build community in the Great Uprising. As the global movement for social and environmental justice gains momentum, our community building efforts seem ever more important. How do we align with the values of deep social liberation? How do the cultural repair work in our communities such that we aren’t recreating even more subtle forms of white privilege and supremacy? How do we create, support and honor safe/safer spaces? How can our communities help create the deep healing and transformation needed at this time?
Starhawk is also the recipient of the 2021 Kozeny Communitarian Award, an award given annual by the Foundation for Intentional Community to honor the lifetime achievements of community leaders. Learn more about the award here. During the event, Cassandra will officially give Starhawk the award.
Join us for this celebration of Starhawk’s life and work!
Starhawk is an author, activist, permaculture designer and teacher, and a prominent voice in modern earth-based spirituality and ecofeminism. She is the author or co-author of thirteen books, including The Spiral Dance: A Rebirth of the Ancient Religion of the Great Goddess and the ecotopian novel The Fifth Sacred Thing, and its sequel City of Refuge. Her most recent non-fiction book is The Empowerment Manual: A Guide for Collaborative Groups, on group dynamics, power, conflict and communications. Starhawk
About Cassandra Ferrera:
Cassandra is a community builder and catalyst for cooperative stewardship. She lives in a rural intentional community in Sonoma County where she educates and consults groups on community projects. She is a cooperative real estate agent with Green Key Real Estate and is a deep believer in the importance of belonging to place. Cassandra serves on the board of the Foundation for Intentional Community and CommonSpace Community Land Trust. Learn more about Cassandra at cassandraferrera.net