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Workshop 4: Exploring Your Multiple Identities

Workshop 4: Exploring Your Multiple Identities
Workshop 4: Exploring Your Multiple Identities

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  • I sometimes find myself "examining my identity" as other people examine their conscience ... I scour my memory to find as many ingredients...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 10 Activity 1: Group Reflection 25 Activity 2: Exploring "Other" Identities 55 Activity 3...
  • Create your own "other" identity narrative or composition and share it with your co-facilitators. Together, gently probe your narratives...
  • 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 Workshop 2, Leader Resource 2, Serial Testimony Protocol Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Participants' "other" identity narratives or compositions Preparation for Activity Write these questions on...
  • Description of Activity Lead a large group discussion with these questions: What patterns and/or titles did you hear in the stories that...
  • Materials for Activity Lined paper and pens/pencils Taking It Home A copy of Singing the Living Tradition, the Unitarian Universalist...
  • 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...
  • I sometimes find myself "examining my identity" as other people examine their conscience ... I scour my memory to find as many ingredients...
  • By Joshua Mason Pawelek
    This sermon was delivered at the Unitarian Universalist Society: East (Manchester, Connecticut) on January 15, 2006. Used with permission...
  • Suzanne Pharr, from the Foreword to Exile and Pride: Disability, Queerness, and Liberation, by Eli Clare (Cambridge, MA: South End Press...
  • The UUA Multicultural Growth & Witness staff group offers resources, curricula, trainings, and tools to help Unitarian Universalist...

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