THE QUANDONG TREE
I want to let you know of a fabulous book that has
just been released.
"Under the Quandong tree" by Minmia.
"I want to bring back thinking places. I want
to bring back the songs.
I want to bring back the stroies. I want to bring back
the sence of
belonging. I want to help with the healing. Thats what
Minmia is an Aboriginal senior woman,educator and
healer. she was born
down the line to carry traditional womens lore/law of
This book is published by Quandong dreaming publishers.
This is a call to help the Mother earth and a challenge,
DRAGONFLY's BROTHER INVOLVED IN "THE WORLD'S GREATEST
Anthony O'Brien [Dragonfly's Brother)
Anthony is participating in the 2008 World's Greatest
Shave and would
be pleased to receive sponsorship from you. Sponsor Anthony
Any sponsorship you make will be credited to Anthony
fundraising. The money raised helps patients and their
with leukaemias, lymphomas, myeloma and related blood
Some of you here will be interested in what is on
offer at this new site:
Hi friends, below is some good news I have to share.
Many of you are old fans of the Women and Spirituality
directed for the National Film Board of Canada back in
the 'eighties and
'nineties: "Goddess Remembered", "Burning
Times", and "Full Circle".
Well, they are finally out on DVD! Their new distributor,
is excited about feminist spirituality and savvy about
promotion, and, what's even better-they are also going
to distribute "Signs Out of Time", our documentary
on Marija Gimbutas
This will take a huge load off of us, and
we hope will get these works out to a broader audience.
Alive Mind is sponsoring a new website on the broader
topic of Women
and Spirituality, and both Donna and I will be writing
blogs so you can keep up on our activities. I will continue
send out posts to my own list, from time to time, but
I encourage you to
check the new site. The other women who are writing include
Spretnak and Carol Christ, and it promises to be a great
Readers of the Belili Newsletter - http://belili.org/aboutbelili.html
can order the box set of Donna'sWomen and Spirituality
series containing the three DVD films at 10% off. You
can also support Belili while doing so: enter the coupon
code SHAWKSPIRT10 to earn us a $5 royalty on your purchase!
visit the following link:
We're excited about this collaboration, and urge you
all to check it
out! As we approach another anniversary of Marija's death
this chance to extend her legacy and keep her work alive.
Brightest of Blessings for Brigid,
ON THE ENVIRONMENT
You might be interested in our April e-conference
on environmental/ climate justice. (It's online and offered
free of charge-- we're trying to make sure all stakeholders
have a chance to speak
out.) Please check out our work, join our discussions,
and tell your friends.
Hope you can join us!
44 BILLION DOLLAR BID TO BUY YAHOO
Microsoft have set their eyes on taking over Yahoo.
If this happens,
expect the way our Yahoo groups will look and function
to change drastically. That is if they are allowed to
continue FREE at all.
Wild Tasmania: the documentary
Bob Brown will be launching a spectacular new film
by Brett Shorthouse
about Tasmania's endangered wedge-tailed eagle.
Filmed over several months, this film contains never-before
of an eagle's development from new chick to first flight.
The film is a
powerful reminder of the need to protect Tasmania's ancient
home to the magnificent eagle.
State Cinema Wednesday, 27 February at 8:15pm. Tickets
$15/$10 from the
Green Shop (ph 6234 9334).