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The Fugitive Life of Black Teaching: A History of Pedagogy and Power

Event Details

Date
Friday, September 24, 2021
Time
12-1 p.m.
Location
Wisconsin Idea Room - 159, Education Building
Also offered online
Description
Professor Givens offers the term "fugitive pedagogy" to characterize African Americans' subversive traditions of teaching and learning from the slavery era through Jim Crow. Using the life of famed educator and historian Carter G. Woodson as a lens, Givens reveals an expansive world of African American teachers who cultivated dreams and aspiration in generations of students, despite a world order built on black subjection.
Cost
Free

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