Wow! I got this notice from Starhawk last night & thought I'd spread the word. If you've ever considered taking Permaculture Training, this course looks fabulous. Look at the amazing line-up of teachers!
Earth Activist Training
Radical Sustainability and Regenerative Activism
So much more than a permaculture design certification course, Earth Activist Training (EAT) weaves the principles of permaculture, earth-based spirituality, and regenerative activism into a captivating curriculum that blends classroom lecture and experiential exercises with practical, hands-on learning opportunities.
May 3-17, 2008
a SOCIAL PERMACULTURE Intensive
Instructors: Starhawk, Margo Adair, Bill Aal, and Charles Williams
Manzanita Village, Warner Springs, Southern California, USA
In this course with a special focus on social permaculture, participants will learn ways to collaborate and build just and enduring alliances across social divides, as well as skills to build personal, interpersonal and community resilience to sustain themselves through hard times.This two-week residential intensive is a permaculture design certificate course.Curriculum includes: Water harvesting, graywater, bioremediation, natural building, cob, plant guilds, alternative energy, sustainable forestry, plant propagation, soil fertility, compost and mulch, consensus, facilitation, alliance building, alternative economics, direct action, strategy, issues of power, privilege and creative collaboration, Applied Meditation combining work with intention, intuition and mindfulness, energy shifting and ritual creation.
Sliding scale pricing:
$1700, if you have abundance in the form of money
$1500, if you are working and solvent
$1200, if you are scraping by
* work trade and scholarships available—
please visit our web site for additional courses, updates and to register www.EarthActivistTraining.org 800.381.7940 (USA)
Hear the teleseminar with Starhawk and Bill Aal at: http://www.InstantTeleseminar.com/?eventid=1863759