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Date: Sunday, March 12, 2017 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Dr. Karen Garst will present a slide show entitled, "From Goddess to God: Elimination of the Feminine Divine."She traces artifacts from the Paleolithic and Neolithic eras of female representations, discusses the pantheons of gods and goddesses in the Bronze Age, and explains the creation of single male deities including Yahweh in the Iron Age. She discusses the difference between the memes of a goddess and a god and shows the impact of the Abrahamic religions on women today. She will have her book, Women Beyond Belief: Discovering Life without Religion, for sale and signing. This book is an anthology of 22 women who tell their personal stories of leaving religion.