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Workshop 10: Exploring White Identity

Workshop 10: Exploring White Identity
Workshop 10: Exploring White Identity

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  • The struggle for racial justice in America calls those of us who are White to make this journey. Our presence is needed. We have been...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 10 Activity 1: Aesthetic Journaling on Whiteness 60 Activity 2: Exploring the Creation in...
  • Spend some time doing your own aesthetic journaling creation about White identity (see Activity 2). Reflect on these questions and write or...
  • Materials for Activity Sign-in sheet and pen or pencil Name tags for participants (durable or single-use) and bold markers Optional: Music...
  • Materials for Activity Worship table or designated space Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Leader Resource 1,...
  • Materials for Activity Participant journals Variety of writing materials Index cards A variety of found objects such as fabric, mechanical...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Timepiece (minutes) Preparation for Activity Write the heading "Others Respond to the...
  • Description of Activity Lead a discussion, inviting participants to reflect on any new insights they have gained about White identity or...
  • Materials for Activity Lined paper and pens/pencils Taking It Home Preparation for Activity Write on newsprint, and post: What ideas were...
  • Take a few moments right after the workshop to ask each other: What went well? What didn't? Why? What do you think was the best moment of...
  • The struggle for racial justice in America calls those of us who are White to make this journey. Our presence is needed. We have been...
  • By Dawna Markova
    Excerpted from I Will Not Die an Unlived Life, Copyright (C) 2000 Dawna Markova with permission from, Red Wheel/Weiser, LLC, #1-800-423-...
  • The UUA Multicultural Growth & Witness staff group offers resources, curricula, trainings, and tools to help Unitarian Universalist...

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