Description: Maren and Gretchen share their first “bookend” of their racial autobiography.
Check in: 4 Agreements (stay engaged, speak your truth, experience discomfort, expect non closure) - Which agreement are you really living right now?
Tool: Conditions One and Two - engage in conversations about race.
One: Personal, Local and Immediate
Two: Isolate Race
(Compass, Agreements and Mindful Inquiry)
Question/Topic: Racial Autobiography Bookends
What can you recall about the earliest and most recent events and conversations about race, race relations, and/or racism that may have impacted your current perspectives and/or experiences?
Quote: "No one ever talks about the moment you found that you were white. Or the moment you found out you were black. That’s a profound revelation. The minute you find that out, something happens. You have to renegotiate everything." - Toni Morrison
NATIONAL CC_ABOUTRACE SUMMIT
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