Saturday, October 08, 2005
Whooo-eeee!! – AUDIOS AVAILABLE
Go HERE to listen to audios of speakers from the Sept./Oct. “Societies of Peace: 2nd World Congress on Matriarchal Studies” Conference!
Here are just a few:
Barbara Mann, Bear Clan of the Ohio Seneca, Iroquois, USA. "They Are the Soul of the Councils": The Iroquoian Model of Woman-Power [Keynote Speaker]
Heide Goettner-Abendroth, Germany. Origin of Patriarchy -Criticism of Theories and a Suggestion for the Solution
Vicki Noble, USA. Those Without Husbands: How the Amazons Got Their Name
Joan Marler, USA. Old Europe through a Matriarchal Lens
Wilhelmina J. Donkoh, Akan, Ghana, West Africa. Female Leadership among the Ashante
Lucia Chiavola Birnbaum, Italy/USA. Black Madonnas, Cathars, and Witches – Peaceful Societies and Violence
Claudia von Werlhof, Austria, The Utopia of a Motherless World – Patriarchy as "War-System"
Peggy Reeves Sanday, USA. Divine Queenship: Considerations from the Minangkabau of West Sumatra of West Sumatra
And many more! (I know what I’m going to be doing for the rest of the evening.)