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FREE Morning Book Launch Party, Hosted by Kit Miller

August 29, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Come celebrate and learn about Sarah and Roxy’s new books!

Join Kit Miller, Director Emeritus of the MK Gandhi Institute from 2009 until 2021, in celebrating Sarah Peyton and Roxy Manning’s new antiracism book series! Our morning launch celebration runs from 8 AM – 9:30 AM PDT, and features a sneak peek into Roxy’s new books, How to Have Antiracist Conversations: Embracing Our Full Humanity to Challenge White Supremacy and The Antiracist Heart: A Self-Compassion and Activism Handbook, co-authored by Sarah.

Attending the book event enters you into a chance to win free, signed copies of both books. (For two chances to win, come to both sessions!)

Kit will take us through an introduction to the work of Roxy Manning and Sarah Peyton, then we’ll hear more about the books from the authors, explore activities from the book as a community, have a Q+A and closing. We hope you will join us!

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About the Host

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Kit Miller is Director Emeritus of the MK Gandhi Institute and served in that role from 2009 until 2021. The work and reach of the Institute expanded greatly under her stewardship. Prior to the Institute, she worked as director/celebrator of Bay Area Nonviolent Communication for five years in Oakland, California.

Currently Kit works on projects with colleagues in a number of settings, focused on anti-racism, leadership and restorative practices. A student of nonviolence for over thirty years, she has worked with hundreds of groups and thousands of people.  Kit has an MA in Systems Thinking and Sustainability and lives in Rochester, NY with her beloved spouse of 32 years, David.

About the Authors

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Dr. Roxy Manning, a clinical psychologist and social justice advocate, specializes in building resilience and equity. Her experience as a Black Caribbean immigrant informs her work with diverse groups globally, focusing on healing internalized oppression and empowering transformative dialogue. She is an assessor and certified trainer in Nonviolent Communication. Roxy is the author of How to Have Antiracist Conversations and co-author of The Antiracist Heart. She also co-hosts the Fierce Compassion podcast with Sarah.

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Sarah Peyton, CNVC Certified Trainer, author and neuroscience educator offers trainings focused on learning and using resonant language to transform the brain and heal trauma with exquisite gentleness and self-warmth. Sarah has a particular interest in the way human brains respond to power differentials and microaggressions, the social trauma that can result, and how to use resonant healing to support people in restoring dignity and reclaiming their full power.

Sarah teaches and lectures internationally and is the author of four books on relational neuroscience and self-compassion, including her latest release: The Antiracist Heart: A Self-Compassion and Activism Handbook, co-authored alongside Roxy Manning, PhD. justice.


August 29, 2023
8:00 am - 9:30 am
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