The Motherworld (vs. the sky god )

Barbara Alice Mann, Ph.D., is a longtime Professor of Humanities at the University of Toledo. Among her numerous books are “Daughters of Mother Earth” (paperback as “Make a Beautiful Way”) and “Iroquoian Women: The Gantowisas.” She is an Ohio Bear Clan Senece community member and lives in her Ohio homeland. This talk was her keynote speech to the event A (M)otherworld Is Possible, which was held in Toronto and was embedded in the 2nd World Congress on Matriarchal Studies, 2009. She contrasts the all-inclusive indigenous world with hierarchically imposed culture.

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