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Welcome

This is not your average book club.

We're so glad you're here.

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Session 1: Empathy

Bridging Divides

1

Engage

Check out

the media

Bridge into the Woods

2

Question

White Sneakers

3

Meet

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using the link

Sources

Engage: Session 1 Checklist

Watch, read, or listen to as many of the following as possible before we meet. Use the questions to reflect on the media. 

☐ Brené Brown on Empathy (3 min)

☐ Step Inside the Circle (7 min)

☐ The DNA Journey (5 min)

☐ The Egg (Option to read) (8 min)

☐ Brené Brown: The Power of Vulnerability - TED Talk (20 min)

☐ Johann Hari: Everything You Know About Addiction is Wrong - TED Talk (14 min)

☐ Podcast: Invisibilia - Season 1, Episode 4 - Entanglement (1 hour) "This week, you'll meet a woman who can physically feel what she sees others feeling. We'll also explore the ways in which all of us are connected – more literally than you might realize"

Brené Brown on Empathy
02:53
Step Inside the Circle
06:52
momondo – The DNA Journey
05:17
The Egg - A Short Story
07:55

This project hired actors but they were asked to engage

in the activity as their authentic selves.

Watch the Youtube video, or read the story here.

  • What source did you enjoy the most?

 

  • What did these sources say about empathy? How are they similar or different?

 

  • What idea or thought did you find most impactful?

 

  • Did any of these sources make you think differently about empathy? In what way?

 

  • How is this topic relevant in your life? How have they impacted you?

Questions

Questions

Meeting Time:
December 6th, 7pm

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