In April 2015, Angela Miles of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education hosted an evening of ten women speaking on themes of gift, matriarchy, mothering, and indigenous worldviews. Here is Sherri Mitchell’s talk, introduced by Angela Miles.
Host(s): Angela Miles
Featured Speakers/Guests: Sherri Mitchell – Wena’hamu’gwasit was born and raised on a Penobscot reservation in the US state of Maine. She speaks and teaches around the world on Indigenous worldview and spiritual change. Sherri is the author of Sacred Instructions: Indigenous Wisdom for Living Spirit-Based Change. She is the Founding Director of the Land Peace Foundation, an organization dedicated to the global protection of Indigenous land and water rights and the Indigenous Way of Life. Sherri is also the visionary behind Healing the Wounds of Turtle Island, a global healing ceremony that has brought people together from all corners of the world.
Credits: Recorded and edited by Frieda Werden. Thanks to Angela Miles and Genevieve Vaughan for organizing and support.