Shakti Butler Presents at Bioneers Conference

Shakti Butler on Racial Equity

Dr. Shakti Butler will be featured in a panel discussion at the Bioneers Conference October 19, 2012 in San Rafael, CA.

The panel discussion, titled “In Pursuit of Happiness: Becoming Beloved Community” will be hosted by Connie Cagampang Heller, Co-Founder of Linked Fate Fund for Justice at the Tides Foundation

In addition to Dr. Shakti Butler, the panel will include John Powell, Director of the Haas Diversity Research Center at UC Berkeley; Eveline Shen, Executive Director of Forward Together and Grace Bauer, Co-Director of Justice for Families.

An uncertain economy, changing demographics and shifting social norms all contribute to a growing, almost palpable anxiety about difference– of the lack of difference — acts as a powerful force that re-inscribes social separation and even isolation for individuals and their communities. ¬†Perhaps something more fundamental is driving this disquiet. ¬†Perhaps we are uneasy with an uncertain world that might not just threaten our way of life, but also our sense of who we are.

Friday, October 19th 4:30-6pm at the Restoration Nation Theater
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Code: BC12AO2

 

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