Geographies of Learning: Theory and Practice, Activism and Performance

Geographies of Learning: Theory and Practice, Activism and PerformanceEach Of Jill Dolan S Three Academic Locations Theatre And Performance Studies, Lesbian Gay Queer Studies LGQ Studies , And Women S Studies Is Both Interdisciplinary And Fraught With Divisions Between Theory And Practice As Teacher, Administrator, Author, And Performer, Dolan Places Her Professional Labor In Relation To Issues Of Community, Pedagogy, Public Culture, Administration, University Missions, And Citizenship She Works From The Assumption That The Production And Dissemination Of Knowledge Can Be Forms Of Activism, Extending Conversations On Radical Politics In The Academy By Other Writers, Such As Cary Nelson, Michael Berube, Gerald Graff, And Richard Ohmann The Five Interconnected Essays In Geographies Of Learning Map The Divisions And Dissensions That Stall The Production Of Progressive Knowledge In Theatre And Performance Studies, LGQ Studies, And Women S Studies, While At The Same Time Exploring Some Of The Theoretical And Pedagogical Tools These Fields Have To Offer One Another. There are useful ideas that everyone can take away from Dolan s book In today s political climate where false news accelerates Right wing politics, I believe it is important to invite scholars for a different pedagogic approach to collaborate in social resistance and social critique Considering that scholars and students are divided by

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  • Paperback
  • 224 pages
  • Geographies of Learning: Theory and Practice, Activism and Performance
  • Jill Dolan
  • English
  • 20 March 2018
  • 9780819564689