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#whitecurriculum - #educationalrepair Reading Group

UCL Dismantling The Master's House and UCL's Liberating The Curriculum working group invite you to participate in UCL's third Reading Group on ‪#‎EducationalRepair‬.
For the next ten weeks, every Wednesday, over lunch between 1pm and 2pm, we shall discuss a chapter of Prof John Willinsky's 'Learning to divide the world: Education at Empire's End'.

The first session is on Wednesday 29th April—Ch. 1: Where is here? (Location: South Wing G14 Committee Rm, UCL - http://crf.casa.ucl.ac.uk/screenRoute.aspx?s=386&d=154&w=False)

  1. Wednesday 29th April—Ch. 1: Where is here? (South Wing G14 Committee Rm) (pdf link: http://goo.gl/Oj9QFy ) Discussion led by Mahmoud Arif.

  2. Wednesday 6th May—Ch. 2: An adventure in learning (TCRU Library, 27 Woburn Sq - unfortunately this location is only accessible via stairs - we are currently trying to find a fully accessible room, but in the meantime will be at this location) Discussion led by Hajera Begum.

  3. Wednesday 13th May—Ch. 3: Imperial show-and-tell (TCRU Library, 27 Woburn Sq) Discussion led by Hannah Ishmael.

  4. Wednesday 20th May—Ch. 4: The educational mission (TCRU Library, 27 Woburn Sq) Discussion led by Teresa McConlogue and Valentina Migliarini.

  5. Wednesday 27th May—Ch. 6: Geographies of difference (TCRU Library, 27 Woburn Sq) We will be reading in this order due to availability of the person leading the chapter 5 discussion.

  6. Wednesday 3rd June—Ch. 5: History and the rise of the West (TCRU Library, 27 Woburn Sq)

  7. Wednesday 10th June—Ch. 7: Science and the origin of race (TCRU Library, 27 Woburn Sq)

  8. Wednesday 17th June—Ch. 8: Language, nation, world (TCRU Library, 27 Woburn Sq)

  9. Wednesday 24th June—Ch. 9: Literature and the educated imagination (Committee Room 2, Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London, WC1H 0AL)

  10. Wednesday 1st July—Ch. 10: Out of the past (TCRU Library, 27 Woburn Sq)

**We have bought copies of the book in bulk from suppliers in the USA. You can buy your copy for £18 at a reading group session. If you would like to purchase a copy outside of the reading group, please contact Hajera Begum (bmeso@uclu.org) from the UCL Union and she will email you details.

If you wish to buy your own copy independently, please take advantage of a 40% reduction on the recommended price of the paperback, by quoting the code 2015WILLINSK—either by 'phone (+1-800-621-2736) or online (https://www.upress.umn.edu/book-division/books/learning-to-divide-the-world). Please note that shipping to the UK can take up to 4 weeks.


This online space is for continuing discussions from the reading group sessions. There will be a separate thread for each chapter.

Mira Vogel
A request about your contributions
12 replies Last active February 18th, 2016 16:28
AL
Restarting the reading group!
1 replies Last active February 9th, 2016 10:28
JJ
Summary of Chapter 10: Out of the Past
1 replies Last active July 1st, 2015 12:28
KB
Wednesday 24th June—Ch. 9: Literature and the educated imagination (Committee Rm 2)
0 replies Last active June 24th, 2015 10:16
H
Invite to attend and or heavily critique National Army Museum Workshop,please!
1 replies Last active June 22nd, 2015 12:43
M
Chapter 8: Language, Nation, World
1 replies Last active June 21st, 2015 11:45
DC
HipHop Education Meeting Monday 8.6.15 IoE 8-11pm
0 replies Last active June 5th, 2015 16:43
S
Chapter 5 - History and the Rise of the West
3 replies Last active June 3rd, 2015 17:38
AC
Ch. 6: Geographies of difference
2 replies Last active June 3rd, 2015 17:34
S
History Matters. On John Willinsky's Learning to Divide the World - by Shaula Villadoniga
0 replies Last active June 3rd, 2015 11:05
Valentina Astral Migliarini
Chapter 4- The Educational Mission
2 replies Last active May 23rd, 2015 18:29
Hajera Begum
Buying the book
0 replies Last active May 18th, 2015 13:20
S
Chapter 3 - Imperial Show and Tell
2 replies Last active May 15th, 2015 14:27
CC
Ch. 3: Imperial show-and-tell
0 replies Last active May 13th, 2015 20:08
A
Chapter 2 - an adventure in learning
4 replies Last active May 13th, 2015 00:42
JS
Introduction of the European Network of People of African Descent (ENPAD)
1 replies Last active May 7th, 2015 10:51
Mira Vogel
Introductions
1 replies Last active May 6th, 2015 10:57
S
Chapter 1 - Where is here?
8 replies Last active May 6th, 2015 10:44