Social empathy is the art of understanding others.

Presentation of a chosen country.– ‘Imagine yourself in the life of a person who is different from you in class, race, culture, gender, sexual identity, age, national origin or ability. Try to feel that experience as if it is real for you. Think about what you learned …that explains why and how the other person’s life may differ from your own or may be similar. What was it like throughout history to be a member of that group? What is it like today?’ … Social Empathy: The Art of Understanding Others by E.A. Segal. We will be presenting ways that you can actually experience firsthand these differences over a meaningful period of time.