A manifesto for creativity and connection in the face of corporate values in higher education that emphasize efficiency, productivity, competition, and regulation.
“We believe that we can combat stress and cynicism – while keeping ourselves alive – by promoting a pedagogy of pleasure. Such a notion has the additional attraction of being antithetical to corporate values” (35).
The FDC will host several book discussions on The Slow Professor: Challenging the Culture of Speed in the Academy by Maggie Berg & Barbara Seeber (U Toronto P 2016). 90 pages.
Date: Tuesday, November 13
Time: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Faculty Development Center, College Hall 113
Sojourner Truth Library call # LB2331.B45 2016 and via
eBook: Slow Professor