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Nothing Never Happens is a journey into cutting-edge pedagogical theory and praxis, where co-hosts Tina Pippin and Lucia Hulsether connect with leading voices in radical teaching and learning. We engage a range of approaches — including but not limited to radical democratic, abolitionist, decolonial feminist/womanist, queer, anarchist, and popular grassroots models.

Nothing Never Happens Nothing Never Happens: A Radical Pedagogy Podcast

    • Education
    • 4.9 • 19 Ratings

Nothing Never Happens is a journey into cutting-edge pedagogical theory and praxis, where co-hosts Tina Pippin and Lucia Hulsether connect with leading voices in radical teaching and learning. We engage a range of approaches — including but not limited to radical democratic, abolitionist, decolonial feminist/womanist, queer, anarchist, and popular grassroots models.

    No Tokens: Students Decolonizing the Curriculum

    No Tokens: Students Decolonizing the Curriculum

    Our June 2021 episode features two accomplished leaders in the movement to decolonize higher education. Graduates Leah Trotman and Catherine Morkel share their work to establish a more anti-racist, decolonial liberal arts curriculum at Agnes Scott College,. We analyze institutional responses to student leaders who demand that institutions make good on their surface commitments to … Continue reading "No Tokens: Students Decolonizing the Curriculum"

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Ordinary Violence: Higher Ed’s Racial Capitalism

    Ordinary Violence: Higher Ed’s Racial Capitalism

    Our April 2021 guest is Jodi Melamed, Associate Professor of English and Africana Studies at Marquette University. We spill tea on gestures of liberation that are not liberative, institutional multiculturalisms, and practices of anti-racist pedagogy. About our guest: Jodi Melamed is Associate Professor of English and Africana Studies at Marquette University. Her first book Represent … Continue reading "Ordinary Violence: Higher Ed’s Racial Capitalism"

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Product to Process: The Anti-Racist Writing Workshop

    Product to Process: The Anti-Racist Writing Workshop

    This month we welcome Prof. Felicia Rose Chavez, award-winning educator and author of The Anti-Racist Writing Workshop: How to Decolonize the Creative Classroom. We dig into the history of writing programs, a vision of decolonized writing classrooms, intersections of activism and teaching, specific pedagogical strategies, and more. About Our Guest Felicia Rose Chavez has an … Continue reading "Product to Process: The Anti-Racist Writing Workshop"

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Acting Out: Embodied Pedagogy, Online and Off

    Acting Out: Embodied Pedagogy, Online and Off

    Our February 2021 episode features Theresa Ronquillio and Tikka Sears, who joined us for a conversation about using Theater of the Oppressed across pedagogical medium. They offer insights on fostering embodied practice, social change, and community building in virtual spaces. Through these theater pedagogies, Tikka and Theresa welcome participants to bring their whole selves into … Continue reading "Acting Out: Embodied Pedagogy, Online and Off"

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Flipping the Covenant: Debt, Labor, Public Education

    Flipping the Covenant: Debt, Labor, Public Education

    We are ringing in 2021 in style with a podcast featuring Eleni Schirmer, a scholar of labor, social movements, and the political economy of education.  We talk about the debt crisis in higher education as it affects not only students but institutions; the history of teacher unions; how to bring democratic practices from the street … Continue reading "Flipping the Covenant: Debt, Labor, Public Education"

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Dismantling Oppression: A Conversation with Maha Bali, Part 2

    Dismantling Oppression: A Conversation with Maha Bali, Part 2

    The post Dismantling Oppression: A Conversation with Maha Bali, Part 2 appeared first on Nothing Never Happens.

    • 36 min

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19 Ratings

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I love Tina and Lucia!

They are a great team, and they help me think more clearly about my own teaching. I would like to go back to college to take a class with them!

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Amazing Content

This has become one of my favorite podcasts. Great content.

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