January 31 – March 6, 2024
Wednesdays, January 31 - March 6, 2024
When you witness racism, do you feel helpless and uncertain about how to take fierce and compassionate action? Join Roxy Manning and Sarah Peyton for 6 weeks, January 31st – March 6th, 8:00 AM-9:30 AM Pacific, to practice skills for antiracist conversations, based on Roxy’s new book How to Have Antiracist Conversations and the companion, The Antiracist Heart, co-authored with Sarah Peyton.
March 2, 2024
12:00-1:30pm Pacific time
Join Us for a Heartfelt Conversation with Roxy Manning: Cultivating Compassion and Antiracism Together. You're invited to a special online gathering with Roxy Manning, hosted by the Rocky Mountain Compassionate Communication Network (RMCCN). It's a chance to dive deep into meaningful conversations as Roxy shares insights from her transformative works, How to Have Antiracist Conversations: Embracing Our Full Humanity to Challenge White Supremacy and its companion, The Antiracist Heart: A Self-Compassion and Activism Handbook.
Wednesdays, March 13 through April 10, 8:30 - 10:30 am, PT
Join us to explore the challenges of responding to microaggressions from the perspective of the person making them, the person watching them or the person experiencing them. Learn skills to help you regain choice and effectiveness when responding to improve your chances of creating connection while attending to the needs of those most impacted. Our empathic but direct coaching will help create the shifts in awareness you're seeking.
March 17, 2024
10:00-1:00pm Pacific time
Roxy Manning will be at First Church Berkeley to discuss and read from her book, How to Have Antiracist Conversations: Embracing Our Full Humanity to Challenge White Supremacy and it's companion text, The Antiracist Heart: A Self-Compassion and Activism Handbook. Explore a groundbreaking approach to fighting racism and white supremacy culture through compassionate yet fierce dialogue, inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King's Beloved Community. Dr. Manning provides practical tools and frameworks that foster connection and courage, reimagining antiracist conversations.
March 27, 2024
1:00 - 3:30pm Pacific time
Join us for a transformative, interactive book talk and Q&A with Dr. Manning, exploring antiracism as a model for anti-oppression dialogues. Inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King's vision of the Beloved Community, The Authentic Dialogue framework offers a path to combating white supremacy culture and other forms of oppression. Learn how to apply this approach in conversations around gender, age, sexuality, size, religion, class and more with practical tools and strategies. Discover how to foster connection and courage through compassionate, yet fierce, dialogues.
March 27, 2024
7:00-8:00pm Pacific time
What does the contemplative path have to offer our aching hearts in a rapidly changing world beset with challenge? What can our practice offer beyond personal benefits? Join Oren Jay Sofer and Roxy Manning online via Banyen Books & Sound, for a conversation about their new books. Oren’s book, Your Heart Was Made For This: Contemplative Practices to Meet a World in Crisis with Courage, Integrity, and Love and Roxy's books How to Have Antiracist Conversations and The Antiracist Heart.