Thaumapolitikos Schedule

This schedule is a draft.  The starting time is accurate, but the specific schedule may be modified.

Saturday, July 2

9:30 – 10:00     Welcome

  • Establishment of the purpose of Thaumapolikios
  • Describe the structure of the weekend

10:00 – 10:30   Opening Ritual

10:30 – 10:45   The Nature and Importance of the Polis and of the United States – Gwendolyn Reece

10:45 – 11:00   The National Ancestors, Spirits of Place, and National Heroes – Diana Paxson

11:00 – 11:15   BREAK

11:15 – 12:30  The Ethics of Political Magick – Panel

12:30 – 1:45    LUNCH

1:45 – 2:15      How to identify critical issues, interdependencies, and fulcrum points – Hecatedemeter

2:15 – 2:45      Creating a strategy for political magick – Ivo Dominguez Jr.

2:45 – 3:00      BREAK

3:00 – 4:45      Applied Magick Tech for Political Magick – Ivo Dominguez Jr.

4:45 – 5:30      Explanation and Preparation for the National Ancestor Ritual – Diana Paxson

5:30 – 6:45      DINNER

6:45 – ?            Ritual for the National Ancestors. This ritual will be a pilgrimage. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes for walking.

SUNDAY, July 3

10:00 – 10:30  Recap, organize, take reflections

10:30 – 11:00  Explain the Palladion Ritual

11:00 – 11:15  BREAK

11:15 – 12:45  Palladion Ritual

1:00 – 2:30      LUNCH

2:30                 Invocation to bless the small-group work – Katrina Messenger

2:30 – 3:30      Small groups work on creating strategies for critically important topics

3:30 – 3:45      BREAK

3:45 – 4:45      Report out from small groups

4:45 – 5:00      BREAK

5:00 – 5:30      Closing Ritual