Rev. angel returns to Portland for a deeper dive into the practices of dismantling the negative impacts of racialization on our minds, hearts and bodies.
Radical Dharma Circle is a highly experiential weekend that features identity and issue-based caucuses, full-group congresses and skills-building with the embodied practices we need to expand our sense of spaciousness to find greater awareness, understanding and compassion across lines of difference and amongst our own tribes.
Called "the most intriguing African-American Buddhist" by Library Journal, angel Kyodo williams is an author, activist, master trainer and founder of Transformative Change. Her critically acclaimed book, Being Black: Zen and the Art of Living With Fearlessness and Grace was hailed as “an act of love” by Pulitzer Prize winner Alice Walker, and "a classic" by Buddhist pioneer Jack Kornfield. Her newest work, Radical Dharma: Talking Race, Love & Liberation, is igniting communities to have the long overdue conversations necessary to become more awake and aware of what hinders liberation of self and society.
Rev. angel applies wisdom teachings and embodied practice to intractable social issues and is a leading voice for Transformative Social Change. Her work has been widely covered, including in The New York Times, Boston Globe, Lion's Roar, Ms., and Essence. angel notes, "Love and Justice are not two. Without inner change, there can be no outer change. Without collective change, no change matters." She was made for these times.