Leah Penniman

Co-Executive Director | Soul Fire Farm

soulfirefarm.org

Leah Penniman

Leah Penniman is a Black Kreyol farmer, mother, Vodun Manye (Queen Mother), and award-winning food justice activist who has been tending the soil and organizing for an anti-racist food system for over 20 years. She currently serves as founding Co-Executive Director of Soul Fire Farm in Grafton, New York, a people-of-color led project that works toward food and land justice, which she co-founded in 2010. She is the author of: Farming While Black: Soul Fire Farm’s Practical Guide to Liberation on the Land.



Keynote Address:

Leah Penniman – Farming While Black: Uprooting Racism and Seeding Sovereignty

December 13th | 11:32 am to 11:47 am


Panel Presentations:

Panel: BIPOC Leaders Share Food Sovereignty Strategies

December 13th | 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm


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