Vivien Sansour: Seeking Seeds, Sourcing Resilience (March 18, 2021)
March 21, 2021 / 11:55 am
A gentle, environmental Sherlock Holmes, Vivien Sansour works with farmers to propagate and recover threatened varieties of fruits and vegetables. She founded the Palestine Heirloom Seed Library in the UNESCO-protected village of Battir in order to propagate public awareness of Palestinian agricultural heritage and global biodiversity. This trained anthropologist is currently a Fellow at the Religion, Conflict, and Peace Initiative at Religion and Public Life at the Harvard Divinity School. which co-hosts this webinar.