ACTIVITY 6: Calling the Names


Overview: Participants name the people who have influenced their work.

Time: About 15 minutes.

Materials: None.


1. Ask the group to stands in a large circle and think of individuals who support, inspire, or guide them in their work. Invite these people to be present by calling their names, one by one.

2. Reflect on the exercise, either in discussion or writing.

Source: Demonstration by Chris Cavanaugh, Bolinas, CA workshop, March 1999.