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Critical Pedagogy / Critical Education Conference

Event information

START DATE 2 February 2012
START TIME 12:00am
END DATE 2 February 2012
END TIME 12:00am

The School of Arts and Education is holding a one day conference at our Trent Park campus on critical pedagogy/ critical education, with invited speakers from Birmingham University and the University of Auckland, New Zealand.


10.45-11 Tea/coffee
11-11.10 Opening and introduction
11.10-11.50 Prof. Dave Hill (Universities of Middlesex, Limerick and Athens) 'Critical Education: Why, What, How? And When?...  Now!'
11.50-12.30 Prof. Joyce Canaan (Birmingham City University) ‘The death knell of the English public university: Critical pedagogy for emergent alternatives'
12.30-13 Discussion
13-13.40 Lunch break
13.40-14.10 Dr Spyros Themelis (Middlesex University) 'Critical education in testing times: from Facebook hype to active resistance'
14.10-14.50 Prof. Peter McLaren (University of Auckland, New Zealand) 'Occupy Critical Pedagogy'
14.50-15.30 Discussion


11:00am - 3.30pm


Trent Park campus, W101 (Arts studio)

Further information

For more information and to book a place, please email Dr Spyros Themelis.

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