35: “Pleasure is at the heart of understanding that we are free & understanding how to get free.”
Join guest adrienne maree brown for a conversation about learning to make pleasure, science fiction, and freedom. And how they’re all tied together. adrienne is a writer, social justice facilitator, pleasure activist, healer and doula living in Detroit. She is also the cohost of the How to Survive the End of the World podcast.
In this episode, learn:
- What radical imagination is, and how and why it’s a practice of liberation;
- Three different practices at the core of adrienne’s writing, and how to engage in them;
- Why pleasure is a practice of freedom and ways you can engage your pleasure.
Welcome to a conversation about making love and justice by creating science fiction.
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adrienne maree brown is the author of Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds and Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good, and the co-editor of Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction from Social Justice Movements. She is a writer, social justice facilitator, pleasure activist, healer and doula living in Detroit. She is the cohost of the How to Survive the End of the World podcast.
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