hook: Simple opener with a double neighbor swing
Note the hand in which the next neighbor's hand will be held in the long lines
long lines forward & back ⁋
right left through
ladles allemande right 1½
partners balance & swing
gentlespoons allemande left 1½
I was taking a course on gender and sexuality at the time I wrote this. The title is a double pun; "Contra is essential" is one meaning, "against cultural/biological essentialism" is another.