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March 8: Café com Paulo Freire and book release of “Transformative Research and Higher Education”
March 8 kl. 16:30 - 18:00 UTC+2
Welcome the next Café com Paulo Freire fika-conversation and book release of “Transformative Research and Higher Education” edited by Azril Bacal, this time on a Tuesday, March 8 kl. 16.30-18.00 CET, online and in CEMUS Library!
The fika is hosted by Azril Bacal and Daniel Mossberg.
Zoom: https://uu-se.zoom.us/j/68244824964 Meeting ID: 682 4482 4964
The Café com Paulo Freire will continue during the spring semester on Thursday’s in CEMUS Library, Villavägen 16 and online.
We will provide coffee and tea (when in CEMUS Library), welcome!
Description of “Transformative Research and Higher Education”
Providing a critical look at how it is possible for institutions of higher education to go beyond the institutional constraints that plague the neo-liberal university, the authors of this volume explore the powerful role of transformative university-based research and education.
An emerging global network of concerned teachers and researchers who are currently engaged in dialogue with civil society and social movements, seek to construct another possible post-pandemic world built on premises of democracy, justice and peace.
The emphasis on transformation points to alternative ways of doing research and education, associated with critical pedagogics and participatory action-research. This approach entails an intentionality to intervene in the debate and actual modus operandi of university research and education. It seeks to replace the existing vertical division of labour between administrators, teachers and students with an alternative collaborative organization of the production and transmission of knowledge, conducted by co-researchers and co-learners.