Council/Talking Circle: Prayer & Action – Healing Ourselves, Our Relations, with this Earth: Eight Identity-based Council & Talking Circle Sessions

Full session descriptions are available here:

Sessions and Facilitators:

Indigenous: Jeannette Armstrong, Marlowe Sam, Paloma Flores

BIPOC and Mixed Race: Brendan Clarke, Luis Rodriguez, Ladybird Morgan

LGBTQ+ and Gender Non-Binary: Kristin Rothballer, Shlomo Pesach

Women and Female-Identified: Anita Sanchez, Pat McCabe, Samara Gaev

Men and Male-Identified: Jerry Tello, Will Scott

White and White-Passing: Dave Hage, Libby Roderick, Justine Epstein

All Identities Welcome: Ilarion Merculieff, Sharon Shay Sloan, China Soriano

All Identities Welcome, with Intergenerational emphasis on Youth & Elders: Gigi Coyle, Orland Bishop, Tokata (Future) Iron Eyes

December 6th | 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

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Jeannette Armstrong
Associate Professor
UBC Okanagan
Orland Bishop
Founder and Director
ShadeTree Multicultural Foundation
Brendan Clarke
The Ojai Foundation
Gigi Coyle
Beyond Boudaries
Paloma Flores

San Francisco Unified School District’s Indian Education Program
Samara Gaev
Founder and Artistic Director
Truthworker Theatre Company
Dave Hage
Weaving Earth Center for Relational Education
Tokata (Future) Iron Eyes
Activist, Singer/Songwriter
Ilarion (Kuuyux) Merculieff
Founder and President
Global Center for Indigenous Leadership and Lifeways
Ladybird Morgan
Co-Founder and Executive Director
The Humane Prison Hospice Project
Libby Roderick
Difficult Dialogues Initiative
Kristin Rothballer
Senior Fellow
Center for Whole Communities
Will Scott
Co-Founder and Facilitator
Weaving Earth Center for Relational Education
Sharon Shay Sloan
Ojai Foundation
Jerry Tello
Director of Training and Technical Assistance
National Compadres Network
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