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Mycelium Mysteries: Women’s Mushroom Conference

Aug 31, 2021 08:30AM ● By Natural Awakenings Milwaukee
The Midwest Women’s Herbal Conference, Mycelium Mysteries, event will be held in person on September 24 through 26, with pre-conference and post-conference events offering a deep dive into topics related to mycology, personal growth, ethnomycology, and mushrooms through the eye of fiber arts.

In addition to a program facilitated by internationally acclaimed fiber artist Alissa Allen, of Mycopigments, keynote speakers are ethnomycologist Elinoar Savit, with an address titled “Keepers of the Lore,” highlighting women’s role in keeping stories and traditions alive; and mycologist Sara Foltz Jordan, offering an address titled “Seeing Mushrooms,” a glimpse into other amazing visuals of mushrooms in our region.

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