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The Insurgent Pedagogists

The Insurgent Pedagogists

By Nick
Ready for an insurgent pedagogy!

A source of hope for activist academics, punk pedagogists, anti-racists, radical feminists, queer theorists and anyone else who knows the education system needs a revolution.
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Coronavirus / Covid 19 and employment rights
In these challenging times a trade union rep offers some advice about what to do if you are asked to take unpaid leave, a period of lay-off or a period of furlough.  
March 27, 2020
Episode 3: The one where we leave our ivory towers
We've lived in our sparkling ivory towers, surrounded by our long words and enjoying our privilege.  This is the episode in which we recognise that this is fucked up - we can talk about life in words people understand, or at least we think we can!  Listen us to us try to keep it straightforward. 
March 22, 2020
Episode 2: The one about colonisation
This is our musings about what we think colonisation might mean in the context of Higher Education.  Please comment and let us know what you think! 
February 22, 2020
Extra content: Citizenship spoken word performance
When Olorunteleola attended her 'citizenship ceremony' Nick wrote this.  It is read by both of them.
February 12, 2020
Episode 1: The One About Pedagogy
This episode explains what we mean when we talk about pedagogy, what critical pedagogy is and why we believe that it is time for an insurgent or revolutionary pedagogy.  It also includes music from the incredible Fela Kuti whose website is here. Please share your comments and share, like and subscribe so that you get to hear about our next episode.
January 23, 2020
The first outing
This is the insurgent pedagogists mulling over what this project is all about and what we will end up talking about in future episodes.
January 13, 2020