Looking back and looking forward: Conversations on Freire’s Influence

Looking back and looking forward: Conversations on Freire’s Influence

The Maynooth University: Department of International Development is pleased to host a conversation and critical exploration of the relevance of Paulo Freire to our world today.  

The conference will examine his influence across three sectors: the academy, the community and globally, asking what relevance and influence (if any) has Freire to development concerns now.  

The day has a great line-up of speakers including David Archer, ActionAid, Zoryana Pshyk, and Eilish Dillon, Maynooth University in the morning. 

The afternoon features interactive workshops led by Dorothy Tooman, DEN-L, Liberia and Michael Solis, Trócaire; David Kaulem, Arrupe Jesuit University, Zimbabwe and Fergal Finnegan, Maynooth University; Amel Yacef, NYCI with Peter Dorman, Community Action Network 

Register on Eventbrite, please note: the event is free but places are limited. You will be asked to select one of the three workshop topics during registration: Higher education, Community activism; Development in practice. 

For further information please contact Paddy Reilly paddy.reilly@mu.ie or Mags Liddy mags.liddy@mu.ie  

Date and time: Thu, 28 October 2021. 11:00 – 16:00

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
6th Oct, 2021
Expiry Date
28th Oct, 2021