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Spring 2023


Bard College at Simon’s Rock offers a non-traditional entry point into the workforce. A core value of the institution is to encourage students to define and embrace their uniqueness whilst learning to navigate hegemonic socio-cultural beliefs. Therefore, this lesson seeks to promote a self-reflection on authenticity and how one navigates through self-definition in a system that profits off of individualism predicated on adherence to societal normativity.



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