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Awakening Democracy: The Catalytic Role of Higher Education

Awakening Democracy: The Catalytic Role of Higher Education

In a time of profound civic challenges, can higher education be a catalyst for a democratic awakening? Boyte will share evidence that it can be, including pioneering initiatives at UMBC and other institutions that are demonstrating the viability of a politics of public work that bridges divides and develops civic agency. Boyte also will discuss his new book Awakening Democracy Through Public Work: Pedagogies of Empowerment.

Book signing and reception to follow lecture.

Admission is free and open to the public.

Event Contact

Justine Cataneo

Event Details

Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Free Admission

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