Women in Permaculture: Celebrating Our Successes, Honoring Our Challenges
Women have been leading and practicing Permaculture for decades though not always on stage many have made their presence and voices clearly heard as teachers, designers, practitioners organizers and activists. We’ll hear from 7 women of diverse backgrounds, ages and experiences in the permaculture movement. As they share their work, thoughts and experiences on being a leader in the male dominated movement they’ll converse on what has worked well for them and what has been particularly challenging. While they face the same issues all women do in our society there are particular ones we face in the Permaculture community. A resurgence of respect and an acute awareness of the feminine rising up in our society is happening. Now more than ever people of all genders are recognizing the unique value of female perspectives and leadership. Hear stories and reflections from the wisdom of experience of Kat Steele, Jeannette Acosta, Brandi Mack, Jasmine Fuego, Delia Carroll, Effie Rawlings and Starhawk.