The Centre for Teaching Innovation and Scholarship launches podcast, Politics and Pedagogy

CTIS has launched its new podcast, Politics and Pedagogy.

The Centre for Teaching Innovation and Scholarship are delighted to announce the launch of thier new podcast series, Politics and Pedagogy. This first series is funded by The COST Action DecolDEV which takes on the challenge to reconstruct the concept and practice of development after its deconstruction. The series showcases conversations from academics in Politics, International Relations and Development as they reflect on decolonial practices in education.

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The podcast hosts are Dr Madeleine Le Bourdon Associate Professor in the Politics of Global Development and Dr Louise Pears Lecturer in Global Security Challenges. It is produced by Dr Marine Guéguin and Dr Harrison Swinhoe who are both Post-doctoral researchers in the Centre for Global Security Challenges.

In the first episode of the series, Associate Professor in the Politics of Global Development at the University of Leeds, Dr Lata Narayanaswamy, and Postdoctoral Fellow at WITS Centre for Diversity Studies, University of Witwatersrand, Dr Sayan Dey, share their thoughts on the possibilities and limits of decolonial approaches to education, the value of silence and reflection in the classroom and the need to open up and hold spaces for decolonial potential. 

This podcast is available on Spotify and Amazon Music. Listen to the first episode of Politics and Pedagogy now and follow @CtisLeeds on Twitter for updates on upcoming episodes.