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Friday, June 15 • 11:00am - 12:30pm
Holding Space Part I: Strategies for Anti-Oppressive Facilitation

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How can facilitators hold space in ways that are truly anti-oppressive? Explore strategies for facilitation that center the needs of Black, Brown & Indigenous people, disabled people, LGBTQ+ folks, survivors & more. We`ll examine how various approaches & activities can build solidarity and safety in group settings. We`ll deepen our existing skills & leave with shiny, effective new tools for liberatory facilitation. Part I of a two-part series.


Autumn Brown

How to Survive the End of the World Podcast
Autumn Brown is a mother, organizer, theologian, artist, and facilitator. The youngest child of an interracial marriage, rooted in the complex lineages of counter-culturalism and the military industrial complex, Autumn is a queer, mixed-race woman who identifies closely with her African... Read More →

Maryse Mitchell-Brody

Maryse Mitchell-Brody is a facilitator, psychotherapist, and consultant striving for healing justice. They are a mixed class white Jewish queer non-binary femme and have been organizing in their hometown of NYC over 2 decades. They've been lucky to work with groups like The Icarus... Read More →

Friday June 15, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
STATE HALL: Room 101