Mon, May 10 | Zoom

Unbodying White Bodied Supremacy: Yearlong Course

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Time & Location

May 10, 6:00 PM EDT – Dec 15, 9:30 PM EST
Zoom

About the Event

***SOLD OUT***

*Classes will be recorded for folx who aren't able to make all live classes

Dates:

Monthly Monday's and Wednesday's from 6-9:30pm

May: 10 & 12th

June: 7th & 9th

July: 12th & 14th

August: 9th & 11th

September: 13th & 15th

October: 11th & 13th

November: 8th & 10th

December: 13th & 15th

About the course:

The year long unbodying white bodied supreamcy course supports white folx in exploring new ways to be in their bodies and begin the process of healing from white bodied supremacy, capitalism, and disconnection. It is a process of being part of a collective community of folx with a similar desire to engage in Somatic practice, Ritual building, and Embodied wisdom. This offering supports us in exploring the ways in which white supremacy harm us, the way it protects us, the ways we perpetuate it, and the ways that we can heal from it while beginning to align with the wisdom of collective liberation.

 This course is led by Amber Arnold who is a Woman of Color and one of the stewards of the SUSU commUNITY Farm. Her belief is that it is incredibly important for white folx to move through this process using a model of reciprocal accountability. This includes inviting the support of white folx who have a strong analysis and long history and track record of doing  anti racist/ liberatory work, and inviting the support of People of color who have a strong analysis and track record of doing this work in and with community. Both perspectives and worldviews are important, crucial, and necessary and will help us create space and increase our containers capacity to successfully and safely navigate discomfort and learning. 

This course will ask you to contend with: Do you want to FEEL comfortable or do you want to BE nourished

Class Structure:

Classes will be offered live via zoom from May through December hopefully with opportunites for learners to meet in person for more opportunites for connection if and when safe. The structure of the course is as follows and includes but is not limited to:

Establish Baseline: May-July 

  • Creating a container
  • Intro to: Somatics, thoughtful pace, resourcing, trauma, and rhythms
  • Fight, Flight, Freeze, Fawn, Polyvagal
  • Urgency, pendulation, conflict

Reconnect with lineage: August-September

  • Ancestors & Lineage repair
  • Foundations of ancestral reverence 
  • Ancestral healing, trauma, resilience
  • Ancestral Altar construction
  • Spiritual bath & reverence for self essence
  • Plants of our ancestral lineage
  • Connecting with earth energetics

Capitalism in the body: October-November

  • White supreamcy culture & Capitalism
  • Characteristics as spirits
  • Exploring capitalism in the body
  • Boundries & Altar
  • Unraveling toxic patterns
  • Capitalism and me
  • Dreaming beyond capitalism

Living beyond your current circumstances

  • The law of attraction is BS: RAS is whats up
  • Redefining our lives
  • Balancing our visions
  • Reclaiming permission
  • Visioning
  • Closing ceremony

In this course we will use embodied practice, somatics, ritual, art, and other ways of moving through the space that center the needs of our bodies and connection.

I look forward to joining you on this journey and moving closer to building a culture of liberation where we can all thrive and exprience saftey, joy, and connection responsibly!<3

Transparency around paying for this course:

The SUSU commUNITY Farm is a non profit organization we are an Afro Indigenous stewarded farm in Southern Vermont. We offer life affirming spaces for Black, Indigenous, People of color to THRIVE. Along with opportunities for white folx to heal from white supremacy and capitalist culture and thoughtfully integrate into a multiracial culture where all people can thrive. One of the ways we create this space is by creating jobs for BIPOC in Vermont to work in an environment that is radically aligned with our beliefs of what working in a liberated culture looks and feels like. Your payment for this course goes towards building our capacity to offer sustainable and thrivable salaries for BIPOC folx in Vermont. This means this payment doesn't go directly to the facilitator of this course but back into the collective pool of resources to build a sustainable SUSU. Your support makes a huge impact in our ability to secure safety and thriving in Vermont for BIPOC folx.

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