Dr. Heide Goettner-Abendroth, while on a tour of North America, discussed her latest book translated into English: Matriarchal Societies: Studies on Indigenous Cultures Across the Globe.
This recording was contributed by Kristin Schwartz, a community-based radio broadcaster in Toronto. Kristin interviewed Ms. Gottner-Abendroth during the research phase for the radio documentary Women: the Oppressed Majority, which she is producing in collaboration with writer Asad Ismi.
Dr. Heide Goettner-Abendroth is a German feminist and scholar, a founder of the modern matriarchal studies movement, and of the International Academy for Modern Matriarchal Studies and Matriarchal Spirituality (HAGIA).
Interview by Kristin Schwartz, post-production and editing by Kellia Ramares-Watson, series producer, Frieda Werden.