NEW270H1: Community (dis)Engagement and Solidarity

Hours: 
24L/12T

An introduction to issues and questions arising from the field of 'community engagement'. Explores the meaning, practices and implications of/for 'community' and 'community (dis)engagement' from multiple perspectives (e.g. the State and its agencies, institutional power, colonial discourse, communities of embodied difference, etc.) Takes a multi-media and arts-based approach to examining self-care from an anti-colonial perspective of central importance in the practice and pedagogy of critical equity and solidarity in the collective struggle for freedom and transformation.

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)