Below is a call for chapters that is sure be of interest to folks interested in both resisting the authoritarian, hierarchical, and standardizing approaches to education that dominant public education and creating new radical informal spaces for learning.
Rob Harworth and John Elmore, two of the folks behind the fantastic Critical Theories in the 21st Century Conference at West Chester University, are putting together a new edited book titled:’Out of the Ruins’: The Emergence of New Radical Informal Learning Spaces and they are looking for chapters on the following broad topics:
- The Purpose of Education and The Politics of Learning
- Developing Theories of Transformative Possibilities and Radical Informal Learning
- The Emergence of Radical Informal Learning Spaces
- Learning from Our Experiences: Sharing Narratives of Resistance
The complete call for chapters, with an extended framework for the book and detailed chapter topics, timeline and contacts please take a look at this PDF: Out of the Ruins CFP.
Good luck to Rob and John on what is an exciting project!