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 A workshop on escaping the tyranny of perfectionism and exploring new and creative practices, habits, and ways of being in the world.


  • Deborah Cohan is a Professor of Sociology at the University of South Carolina Beaufort and the author of Welcome to Wherever We Are: A Memoir of Family, Caregiving, and Redemption. A public, creative sociologist, she writes for Ms. Magazine and Psychology Today, is a frequent contributor to Inside Higher Ed, and is regularly featured in national media including: CNN, MSN, Teen Vogue, USA Today, US News & World Report, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Salon, Slate, Vox, Vice, Real Simple, Parents, Cosmopolitan, Brides, Elite Daily, Huffington Post, Bustle, Romper, The Chicago Tribune, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Cohan is trained in mindfulness and healing work, and facilitates Deep River workshops

Time and location

Thursday, December 2, 2021
10.30 am - 12.30 p.m.





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The Rutgers Public Engagement Project is run by the Institute for Research on Women