Languages of Love

12jul19:0022:00Languages of LoveLGBTQIA+ & FriendsVirtual Event19:00 - 22:00 FacilitatorCaritiaCategorymeta

Time

(Friday) 19:00 - 22:00 CET

Location

Online

language

English

Event Details

During this interactive workshop and discussion, Caritia poses a question that has been on (their) mind for a while, “How is love expressed?”

And can a path to decolonizing kink practice be loving? Participants are not just invited but encouraged to explore ways their expressions show up to friends, intimates, and others.

Caritia will encourage participants to come to share thoughts, ideas, and questions from an intersectional lens, to note privileges, and root out self-oppressive narratives around your forms of expression and with a focus on adult play.

 

Event Details

Date & Time:  July 12th, 2024, 7 pm – 9.30 pm

Format: Discussion

Minimum Knowledge Level:

What to Bring: ideas, questions, partners, ways to keep notes

Solo or Partnered: any constellation works. Everyone needs to buy a ticket

Class recording: Yes. This class will be recorded (only the facilitator, not the participants) and is available for ticket holders for 14 days after the event.

 

What we will explore:

. Communication & its forms

. “Love as a verb” (Bell Hooks)

. Expression

. Intentional & Caring Inquiry

. Kink as a loving practice

. What’s your special move?

 

Accessibility Note

The workshop and discussion are held in spoken English with automated captions in English which are provided by Zoom. Communication within the class can be had via chat but also people can come on mic and speak. If you participate in this workshop and need more assistance, i.e. someone reading out the chat, etc, please message us at info@karada-house.de beforehand. 

 

Who is this event for?

LGBTQIA+ describes the full spectrum of non-mainstream sexual orientation and/or gender identity, meaning: lesbian, gay, bisexual, pansexual, transgender, non-binary, genderqueer/fluid,

Friends describes people of any and all kinds of gender and sexual identities who are aware and respectful of the necessity, needs, and boundaries of a queer safe(r) space and its marginalized community.

When you consider yourself a friend you show acknowledgement to and are respectful of everyone’s self-expression and do not assume, presume or project non-consensual ideas onto others. You actively request and use people’s chosen pronouns. You remain mindful of the fact that Karada House is first and foremost a space for queer people that you are also invited to attend. You have a genuine concern for the well-being of LGBTQIA+ people and remain in awareness of heterosexual and gender straight privileges.

Friends don’t have to be perfect. None of us are. We request that we all pro-actively work and strive to be good friends and allies to marginalized people.

 

What else to know

Before purchasing a solidarity ticket, please check here if you are eligible for one.

Facilitator

Caritia

About Caritia: lives as an LGBTQAI+, gender-fluid, BiPoC (assigned female at birth) individual. Walking a path with invisible disabilities and the living challenges which accompany that life. Educator, creative and ongoing work in process, whose advocacy for establishing boundaries is as strong as the desire to love with truth and honesty. On a quiet mission to destigmatise difference and return power to each individual. Using the language of kink to the point of geeky excitement. Caritia’s fascination with the root/the body stems from a longing too deeply ‘listen’ to (her) body holistically, from the inside out.
caritia@karada-house.de

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