Book Talk: An evening with JULIANA BIRNBAUM, M.A.

When & Where
Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church - Owl Room
55 Eckley Lane
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
April 29, 2014 - 7:00pm
925 933 7850



Permaculture in Ecovillages,

Urban Farms and Communities Worldwide  

Trained as a cultural anthropologist and skilled in four languages, Juliana has lived and worked in the US, Europe, Japan, Nepal, and Brazil. For the past 12 years she has been a freelance writer focusing on environmental issues and social justice.

In 2005 she founded Voices in Solidarity, an initiative that partnered with Ashaninka indigenous tribal leaders from the Brazilian Amazon to support the development of the Yorenka Ãtame community-led environmental educational center featured in the book. She has written about ecovillages, native rights and social justice issues in a variety of newspapers, indigenous journals, and anthologies including E-The Environmental Magazine, Bridges Journal, El Reportero, The Rising Nepal, World Rainforest Movement Bulletin, Quechua Network and Cultural Survival Quarterly.

Suggested Donation: $20 (and a dish to share if attending potluck).