Friday, January 10, 2003
ANNOUNCEMENT ON U OF MINNESOTA LIST
A three day conference - TEACHING AND RESEARCHING ACROSS COLOR LINES: LITERACIES, PEDAGOGIES, AND THE POLITICS OF DIFFERENCE - will be held at the University of Minnesota, February 21-23, 2003.
The conference will focus on race and difference and explore how these inform our perspectives and practices as educators and researchers.
Nationally acclaimed keynote speakers include Pulitzer-nominated critical race theorist Gerald Torres, and Gloria Ladson-Billings, Julie Landsman, Donaldo Macedo, Alice McIntyre, Carol Miller, and David Roediger.
The conference will also feature a panel discussion on the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and roundtable sessions on race, literacy, and education.
For more information, including PRE-REGISTRATION materials, visit the conference's web site at http://www.education.umn.edu/ci/nctear/ or contact Timothy J. Lensmire at (612) 625-2092.