This interactive zoom-based workshop teaches how to more effectively have difficult conversations with your family about politics. It is co-sponsored by UA Little Rock’s Department of Applied Communication and Graduate Student Government Association, the CALS library, and Braver Angels Central Arkansas.
It is scheduled for Monday evening, Sept. 13, from 6:30-9 p.m. over zoom.
If you want to preserve important family bonds while still being true to your values and political beliefs, this workshop will offer you:
- Insight into why family differences over politics are uniquely challenging;
- Recognition of common roles that family members play in political conversations (for example, the Gladiator, the Defender, and the Sniper);
- Strategies and skills for handling family political differences in a constructive way.