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Schedule

Schedule

Saturday, January 28, 2017

8:00 – 8:45 Registration and coffee & pastries

8:45 – 9:00 Welcome talk – Kahena Viale

9:00 – 10:30 Session One

  • Sabina Magliocco—Paganism and Environmentalism
  • Kimberly D. Kirner –TBA
  • Paul Parrett–TBA

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45 -12:15 Session Two

  • Wennifer Lin-Haver, PhD—Of Serpents and Shamans: Contemplating the Survival and Perpetuation of our Indigenous Female Witches in Taiwan
  • Danica Anderson, Ph.D.—Mesolithic Kolo Round Dance and Laban System
  • Valley Reed—Stories Held in the Land, the Body and Dreams
  • Helen Hye-Sook Hwang, Ph.D.—The Nine-Mago Creatrix: Why Revive and Celebrate the Nine-Mago Movement for the 21st Century? 

12:15 – 12:45 Lunch merging into…

12:45 – 2:00 Key Note Presentation: Ivo Dominguez, Jr—The Future is Esoteric, Exoteric, and Secular

2:00 – 2:15 – Break

2:15 – 3:45 Session Three

  • Karen Tate—Dissecting a Pagan Future
  • Murtagh anDoile/Armando Marini—Cyclical Patterns in Recent Religious History: Possible Pagan Futures
  • Calantirniel (Lisa Allen MH)—The Continuing of Widening, Diversified Growth of Paganism

3:45 – 4:00 Break

4:00 – 5:30 Session Four

  • Mary Beth Robb—Pagan Literature – Where are we going and where are we now?
  • Alfred Surenyan—TBA
  • Lauren Raine—The Pagan Movement and the Earth: Questions and Reflections

6:00 Ritual

 

Sunday, January 29, 2017

8:00 – 8:45 Registration and coffee & pastries

8:45 – 9:00 Welcome talk – Kahena

9:15 – 10:30 Session Five

  • Jeffrey Albaugh—Yearning for Primary Experience in an Internet Age
  • Kahena Viale, PhD—TBA
  • Jeffrey M. Keefer, PhD—Can We Have a Future Without Nature?

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45 -12:15 Session Six

  • Rev. Wendilyn Emrys—Paganism’s Future: O’ What A World Might We Create
  • Kellen Smith—Millennials and Religion
  • Ngo Áine—Pagans in Politics: A Call to Action
  • Ayamanatara—The Internet , Manifestation, and Social Justice – an Update

12:15 – 12:45  Lunch merging into…

12:45 – 2:00  Key Note Presentation: Amy Hale—The Forest or the Temple?: Pagan Paradigms of Resistance and Resilience

2:00 – 2:15 – Break

2:15 – 3:45 Session Seven

  • Joseph Merlin Nichter—The Exemption Misconception: False Contacts with Gods and Society
  • Lasara Firefox Allen—WitchCrafting Integrity: Creating Alignment and Authenticity in Our Spiritual Paths and Praxis
  • Starr Goode—Matriarchal Values and the Sacredness of Images
  • Joan DeArtemis, Mdiv–The Future of Paganism in Clinical Spiritual Care

4:00 – 5:00 Session Eight – TBA