From Lynching Tree to Healing Circle-Lest We Forget! In Remembrance of Ancestors Through Mantema: Sankofa Red Road


Historical harm trauma gets passed down generationally within many families. The grief manifests itself in various ways in each generation. What happens when one generation decides to begin healing and to not pass on the generational grief? How does a legacy of murder, torture and pain lead to a path of light and rebirth? Hear from a facilitator whose descended from The Trail of Tears, slavery, banishment and lynching histories and is on a journey of healing from historical trauma and generational grief by creating a dissertation which explores healing through traditional cultural norms; and how ancestral dream dictates research.