Resmaa Menakem is an international speaker, healer, author, and leadership coach. Resmaa works with people, communities, and organizations around the world – helping them improve their abilities to tap into their individual and communal resilience. Resmaa’s keynotes, workshops, coaching, and individual services have reached thousands of people from hundreds of communities over the years. Resmaa brings a rich background of over 28 years of experience in healing, organizing, executive management, leadership, consulting, and coaching.
"Helping people, comunties and organizations access resilience and heal trauma"
Standard Keynotes and Workshops:
What Our Genes Remember: Inherited Resilience and Inherited Trauma
Science of Silence: Reflexes and Reflections of White Body Supremacy
The Healing Hum: Re-membering, Resistance, Resilience and the Body
All Keynotes and Workshops can be modified for specific audiences
To schedule a workshop or appearance, please use the form on our Contact page to request more information.
APPEARANCE + MEDIA ARCHIVE
2018 : Media
Star Tribune: Soul Medic
The Current: Dismembered + Unarmed
National Alliance on Mental Illness: MN
Media Appearances and Other Media (2017):
Weapon of Choice Podcast
Thursday, June 15th: Healing Black Men Conference
Thursday, June 29th @ 11:00 am CST: MPR News w/ Tom Weber
Monday, July 17th: Publisher's Weekly Review
Sep 28: Al McFarlane on Race, Media, and His Long Career
Oct 2: WOCA The Source Radio
Oct 7: Interview with George Kilpatrick
Nov 2-3: Healing In Community: Shifting the Burden of Dismantling Systemic Racism
Dec 14: Twin Cities Daily Planet
March 13: The Good, The Bad, The Angry (MPR)
My Grandmother's Hands Appearances (2017)
Friday, September 29, 7:00 p.m.
MOON PLACE BOOKS
3260 Minnehaha Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Tuesday, October 10, 7:00 p.m.
BOSWELL BOOK COMPANY
2559 N. Downer Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Wednesday, October 11, 6:00 p.m.
A ROOM OF ONE’S OWN
315 W. Gorham Street
Madison, WI 53703
Wednesday, October 25, 6 p.m.
DETROIT PUBLIC LIBRARY
Detroit, MI 48202
Books provided by Source Booksellers
Monday, October 30
314 Division Street
Monday, November 13
SEMINARY CO-OP BOOKSTORES—57TH STREET BOOKSTORE LOCATION
5751 S Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637
Tuesday, November 14
15 South Dubuque Street
Iowa City, IA 52240
Thursday, November 16
EAT MY WORDS BOOKSTORE
214 13th Avenue NE
Minneapolis, MN, 55413