Buen Vivir and other Postdevelopment Pathways Mutual Learning Group

Event Start Date: January 06, 2017 3:30 PM
Event End Date: January 06, 2017 5:00 PM

Don't miss this week's Learning Group!

Gathering Friday, January 6th 3:30-5:00, Heavener Hall Room 260

1. Intellectual nourishment

  • Felipe Pinheiro: Experiences with deep ecology, permaculture/agroecology and paradigm shift in Brazil.
  • Bob Buschbacher: Short readings from the Tao, exploration of contrasts with cultural roots expressed in Euro-American foundational texts (Iliad, Old Testament, etc.).
  • Michael Esbach: Reflections on concept opatssi and world-making processes among Cof├ín in Ecuadorian Amazon.
  • Florencia Lathrop Rossi: Poem from Costa Rican songwriter Guadalupe Urbina.

2. Imagining and mapping collaborative explorations

  • Bring ideas and initiatives that we might advance together over the next year or two.
  • Develop plans for website and communications systems with hub-manager Maggie Clifford.

3. Conviviality happy hour

  • Share delicious food and beverages to enhance embodiment of shared mission and identity.