OPRAH, APATHY, BASKETBALL AND A FEW OTHER THINGS

By guest blogger, Sandy Ibrahim (with introduction by conference convener, Stephanie Mines). Continuing our series on CCC19 participants, blogger/writer, Sandy Ibrahim, publishes in Rebelle Society, an independent online arts and mixed media magazine dedicated to using the arts to transform society. Its stated mission is to “use communication to add value to a generation saturated by … Continue reading OPRAH, APATHY, BASKETBALL AND A FEW OTHER THINGS

FATHERS, FAMILIES AND CLIMATE CHANGE

By conference convener, Stephanie Mines. My father was not available to protect me from the dangers of life, nor show me how to navigate the world. He abandoned our family, returning periodically only to disappear again. We later discovered that he had other families and that I had siblings whom I’d never met. The situation was … Continue reading FATHERS, FAMILIES AND CLIMATE CHANGE