In a year when the breathe of every human on the planet is at risk, this reflective text provides a moment for us to slow down, learn from the deep wisdom of marine mammals, remember how interconnected all areas and worlds of our planet are, and how, for the survival of our oceans and rivers and lakes and ice and waterways, we must remember to reconnect and breathe and hold breath with our marine mammal relatives. 8 on hand, as of Dec 2 12:45am (WOMENS STUDIES) Description. With her beautifully rendered reflections on the habits and habitats of seals, otters and manatees, Gumbs shows us that humans aren't the only ones affected by climate change, and that other mammals know the pain of having their children hunted. It is this loving attunement that makes Undrowned a work of poetry and of biology at its most perceptive and generative." Alexis Pauline Gumbs is a poet, independent scholar, and activist. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £25. Undrowned is a book-length meditation for social movements and our whole species based on the subversive and transformative guidance of marine mammals. Her words are libation, meditation, and an incantation that invites us to re-member the interconnectedness between humans and marine mammals. She holds a B.A. Our aquatic cousins are queer, fierce, protective of each other, complex, shaped by conflict As a white able-bodied woman living on stolen land, stolen water, I will return to this guide again and again to actively think about where I am, how I how I can practice unlearning, listening deeply, and intervening in structures of harm and oppression. If we truly want a more just way of living, of being interspecies. An invitation to live more intentionally, more in harmony/Aligned.In this book, the Divine Mermaid, Alexis Pauline Gumbs, dives inside the wails of the Ancestors as she gives testament and testimony to the brilliance of Knowing Spirit beyond the veils of time, place and embodiment. By Alexis Pauline Gumbs The first, Undrowned , was released after the author, Alexis Pauline Gumbs, followed her own curiosity on a deep dive about marine mammals. Black feminist love poems for marine mammals. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers She weaves with a poetic commitment to connect us with our fierce sea species relatives as they help us know how to move forward in a shared commitment to the possibilities of a lived love and justice.” —Tema Okun, author of The Emperor Has No Clothes:Teaching about Race and Racism to People Who Don't Want to Know. Anarchist publishing and distribution since 1990. Alexis Pauline Gumbs has spent hundreds of hours watching our aquatic cousins. Worker-run. A necessarily urgent guide to loving, intimacy, care and nurturance culture, to refusing capitalism and rethinking relation. Alexis Pauline Gumbs is a Queer Black Troublemaker and Black Feminist Love Evangelist and an aspirational cousin to all sentient beings. Buy M Archive: After the End of the World Illustrated by Alexis Pauline Gumbs (ISBN: 9780822370697) from Amazon's Book Store. Lieferung direkt nach Erscheinen - lehmanns.de Alexis Pauline Gumbs is a Queer Black Troublemaker and Black Feminist Love Evangelist and an aspirational cousin to all sentient beings. We've got some steamy novels for you to snuggle up with, including Casey McQuiston's... To see what your friends thought of this book, Undrowned: Black Feminist Lessons from Marine Mammals (Emergent Strategy), My immediate impression upon beginning to read Alexis Pauling Gumbs', ", This was beyond five stars. Alexis Gumbs has a wonderfully deep knowledge of sea mammals, and this book is meant to be anthropomorphic; how those mammals duplicate or inspire human equivalent activities. Buy Undrowned by Alexis Pauline Gumbs from Waterstones today! Her words are libation, meditation, and an incantation that invites us to re-member the … 11/17/2020, paperback. But — hang on, slow down, listen, and breathe. SEARCH: Type term(s), then press enter . "—Aishah Shahidah Simmons, creator of NO! Her academic focus has been on the works of black, queer writers Audre Lord, June Jordan, and Lucille Clifton. It read like a meditation, and was so therapeutic. By Alexis Pauline Gumbs The first, Undrowned, was released after the author, Alexis Pauline Gumbs, followed her own curiosity on a deep dive about marine mammals. Prentis dives into topics of embodiment, boundaries, harm, creativity, and more with people who are working to reshape this world. : Undrowned : Black Feminist Lessons from Marine Mammals by Alexis Pauline Gumbs (2020, Trade Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Alexis Pauline Gumbs describes herself as a “queer Black feminist love evangelist and marine mammal apprentice” in Undrowned: Black Feminist Lessons From Marine Mammals, published this past November. Alexis Pauline Gumbs has spent hundreds of hours watching our aquatic cousins. poetic, powerful, compelling. Undrowned is a book-length meditation for the entire human species, based on the subversive and transformative lessons of marine mammals. Part of the "Emergent Strategy" series, the book is divided into eighty short meditations, each grouped into “movements” with names like “Listen,” “Breath,” “Stay Black,” and “Go Deep.” A graceful use of metaphor and natural models in the service of social justice, it explores themes that range from the ways that echolocation might inform our understandings of visionary action to the similar ways that humans and marine mammals do—or might—adapt within our increasingly dire circumstances. Dr. Alexis Pauline Gumbs on Black Feminism as a Liberatory Spiritual Practice. The description […] Primary Sidebar. Undrowned is a book-length meditation for social movements and our whole species based on the subversive and transformative guidance of marine mammals. Buy Undrowned by Alexis Pauline Gumbs from Waterstones today! 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