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Responding to Racism Series
Time and date: February 11, 2021, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Speaker: Dr. Kogila Adam-Moodley, Professor Emerita, EDST
Title and Description: Race, Culture, and Politics in Education – A Global Journey from South Africa
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Meeting ID: 668 8218 7597
In this presentation, Dr. Adam-Moodley discusses her new book, Race, Culture, and Politics in Education – A Global Journey from South Africa (Teacher’s College Press, Columbia University, 2020). Dr. Adam-Moodley will share her life journey as a South African sociologist of Indian ancestry to critically explore how marginalized communities lived with, fought, and braved racial engineering under apartheid. Moodley shares her experiences of living, studying, and teaching race, ethnicity, identity, nationalism, and critical multiculturalism in five countries: South Africa, the United States, Germany, Egypt, and Canada.