Suppressed Histories Archives

Visual talks / events with Max Dashu

Midwest book tour - October 2016

Saturday, Oct 1, 7 pm, Guerneville CA
Witches and Pagans: women in European folk religion (visual talk, book reading, discussion) at the Center for Sacred Studies 13550 Church St. Guerneville, CA 95446 RSVP Valerie 707-604-7362 All are welcome. $15-$30

Saturday Oct 8, 7 pm, Grand Rapids MI
Witches and Pagans: women in European folk religion (visual talk, book reading, discussion) at Aradia Gallery for Women’s Art, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503. $10-20 Contact maryz327@hotmail.com or 616 235 9862
for registration / location.

Wed Oct 12, 7pm, Ann Arbor MI
Witches and Pagans: women in European folk religion (visual talk, book reading, discussion). $10-15. Hart Rock Café, 2871 Craig Rd. Ann Arbor MI 48105 https://www.facebook.com/HartRockCafe/?fref=ts

Sunday Oct 16, 1-5 pm, Ft Wayne IN
Witches and Pagans: women in European folk religion (visual talk, book reading, discussion) $25. Payment at the door by cash or check only; preregister by Oct. 10th. Beacon Heights Church of the Brethren 2810 Beacon St, Fort Wayne IN 46805 (corner Kenwood) Sponsored by Sophia’s Portico www.sophiasportico.org contact: (260) 482-7402 or kuanyin011@frontier.com

Wed Oct 19, 7pm, Chicago IL
Witches and Pagans: women in European folk religion. Book reading / discussion. $15. at Life Force Arts Center 1609 W. Belmont Av. Chicago IL 60657 Info: 773-327-7224 LifeForceArts.org

Oct 21-23, in the Wisconsin Dells
Hallows Gathering of RCGI, at a camp in the Dells, WI. I’m doing two visual talks: Witches and Pagans; and Deasophy: Goddess Wisdom at this women's gathering. Register at http://www.rcgi.org/events/hallows-gathering Info: (608) 226-9998 or rcgi@rcgi.org

Wed Oct 26, 7 pm, Elgin IL
Witches and Pagans: women in European folk religion (visual talk, book reading, discussion). $15. Sponsored by Elgin Earth Worship, at the Unitarian Universalists of Elgin, 39W830 Highland Ave, Elgin IL. 60124. More info at https://www.meetup.com/Elgin-Earth-Worship/events/234347795/ Contact: sandyrussel@wowway.com

Oct 29, 7 pm, Minneapolis MN
Witches and Pagans: women in European folk religion (visual talk, book reading, discussion). All Saints Episcopal Church, 3044 Longfellow Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404. $10-20. All are welcome. Contact: revolutionsofsisterhood@gmail.com

Read more about the book at the Veleda Press site: http://www.veleda.net/

 


Europe - Fall 2015

Sun 4 Oct: Female Rebels and Mavericks Wiesbaden
Von Rebellinnen, Querdenkerinnen und anderen wagemutigen Frauen
Ein Bildvortrag von Max Dashu (auf Englisch) > 12:00 h. €7.50
Frauen Museum
, Wörthstraße 5, 65185 Wiesbaden, Germany
+49 611 3081763 Info
... Consponsored by MatriaVal


Wed 7 Oct: Medicine for Women's Spirits Munich
Fabi, Albert-Schweitzer-Str. 66, 4th floor, 81735 München 19:00h (7 pm) €15
(U5 and U7 stop Quiddestraße, output Life Centre, Plett Road) Germany 

Fri 9 Oct: Female Icons, Ancestral Mothers Switz.
St.Gallen, Raum für Literatur in der Hauptpost 7 pm Admission: CHF 15.
Eingang St. Leonhardstrasse 40, 3. Stock
Sponsored by the MatriArchiv Kantonsbibliotek Vadiana St Gallen, Switzerland


Sun 11 Oct: Daylong with 2 visual talks in Bologna
Women's Power in Global Perspective
and
Rebel Shamans: Women Confront Empire
hosted by Armonie Associazione di donne per le donne, Bologna, Italy 11:00-16:00
(in Italian with lapses into English)


Wed 14 Oct: Woman Shaman: Arts of Invocation
Felicitas Goodman-Institut Österreich, Afro Asiatische Institut room, Türkenstraße 3, 1090, Wien. More info here (auf Deutsch) Eintritt: Vorverkauf 12,-, für Mitglieder des FGIÖ € 10,-, Abendkasse € 15,- Mitglieder €12,
Karten reservieren per Mail: hermine.theuer@frauenreise.at Vienna


Fri 16 Oct: Witches and Pagans near Antwerp
VrouwenBron (Women's Well) vzw van 19u30 tot 22u
Lage Kaart 52 2930 Brasschaat, Belgium Prijs: tussen de €35 en €65

Sun 18 Oct Witch Hunts 1:30 pm
VrouwenBron (Women's Well) vzw 7:30 pm
Lage Kaart 52 2930 Brasschaat, Belgium


IN BRITAIN:

Oct 23-25: Women's Power, Women's Oppression, Women's History Sunday keynote, Feminism in London Conference
at the Hilton Metropole, 225 Edgware Rd, London W2 1JU

Saturday: Rebel Shamans: Women Confront Empire


Thurs Oct 29: Women's Power in Global Perspective

St Paul's Church, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1JP
7 pm,
£8/£5 unwaged


Sat 31 Oct, 11am - 4pm, Glastonbury
two visual talks, daylong with invocations and discussion
Woman Shaman: the Ancients
and
Witches and Pagans: the Old Goddess & Names of the Witch
Avalon Center, 1 King Street, Glastonbury, Britain £40.00 Bookings

Glastonbury is the final event on this tour.

check back for updates and additional events


Back in the USA:

Thurs Nov. 12, 7 pm: Medicine for Women's Spirits
Lydia Ruyle Annual Herstory Lecture

Guggenheim Hall Room 4, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley Colorado

 



earlier in 2015: Northwest Tour

Friday March 13, 11:30 am -- near Portland OR

women from around the world

Women's Power in Global Perspective

Max Dashu presents a panoramic visual survey of female leadership, creativity, wisdom, and courage, around the world and over thousands of years. We look at female spheres of power in politics, economics, religion, medicine, technology (farmers, builders, weavers!), arts and letters. Feast your eyes on a rich tapestry of women famous and anonymous, ancient and modern. Free! Everyone is invited.

Mt Hood Community College Student Lounge
26000 Southeast Stark Street, Gresham, OR 97030


Sat Mar 14, 7 pm, in Olympia, WA

ancient female figurines

Medicine for Women's Spirits
Max Dashu brings her visual treasury of global women's history to Olympia. She'll present highlights from several of her most popular shows; then audience choice of topics. Ancient female figurines, mother-right cultures, the Magna Mater, Witches, Amazons, Rebel Shamans.

Suggested donation $15-20 to benefit the Suppressed Histories Archives
7638 58th Avenue NE, Olympia 98516


Sunday, March 15, 2-4 pm (near Seattle)
Woman Shaman: the Ancients

ancient women shamansMax Dashu screens excerpts from her video. A transformative visual (and musical) journey through female invokers, chanters, ecstatic dancers, shapeshifters, spirit-riders, oracles, diviners and healers. "Woman is by nature a shaman," says a Chukchi proverb from Siberia. But this knowledge has been held back from us. View a rare array of medicine women, drummers, and dreamers, of staff and serpents, and water your dreamscape with spiritual riches.

Soul Food Coffeehouse
15748 Redmond Way, Redmond, WA 98052
Donation. (425) 881-5309


Wednesday March 18, 7 pm
Eugene OR

Woman Shaman: the Ancients

Max Dashu presents a transformative visual journey through images: female invokers, chanters, ecstatic dancers; shapeshifters, spirit-riders, oracles, diviners and healers. "Woman is by nature a shaman," says a Chukchi proverb from Siberia. But this knowledge has been held back from us. You have an opportunity to experience a rare array of medicine women, drummers, and dreamers, of staff and serpents, to water your dreamscape with spiritual riches, and reconnect with Source.

The Garden Club, 1645 High St, Eugene OR 97401
Tickets $12-20 dollars sliding scale, at the door.
The new Woman Shaman video dvd will be available