Public Engagement and the Politics of Evidence

 

July 23, 24 & 25, 2015

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Public Engagement

and the Politics of Evidence

in an Age of Neoliberalism

and Audit Culture

University of Regina

Video recordings by Brad McDonald and Joe Norris and partially funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Insight Development Grant and

Brock University Faculty Association

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Day 1 July 23, 2015

 
 

Opening

Proceedings opened with a blessing

by Noel Starblanket

 
 

 
 

Vianne Timmons

Jennifer Tupper

Drummers

 

Yvonna Lincoln

Marie Battiste

Budd Hall

Commerce in the Academy:Audit Cultures and Neoliberalism’s Assault on Liberalism. Regenerating Successes with Indigenous Knowledge:Possibilities, Practices, and Perplexities within Eurocentric Education

Beyond Epistemicide:

Knowledge Democracy and Higher Education

 

Leigh Patel

 

 

Linda Tuhiwai Smith

 

Anti-colonial educational research: From property rights to answerability

 

The optimistic art of the impossible- measuring impact of indigenous research in the era of historic denial and evidence based policy in higher education

 

Day 2 July 24, 2015

 
 

Opening

 
 

 
 

David Malloy

 

Michelle Fine

Chad Gaffield

Eve Tuck

Troubling calls for “evidence”: punitive accountability, disruptive innovation and neoliberal blues in the education deform project

Why universities are losing the narrative and how we might get it back

Biting the hand that feeds you: Theories of change in the settler state and its universities

Joel Westheimer

Rosalind Gill

Peter McLaren

Higher education or education for hire? Corporatization, fictive austerity and the threat to democratic thinking

The quantified self of neoliberal academia

 

Comrade Jesus: The dialectic regained and the people unchained–towards a revolutionary critical pedagogy

 

 

Day 3 July 25, 2015

 
 

Opening

 
 

 
 

Shauneen Pete

 

Christopher Meyers

Sandy Grande

Charlene Bearhead

Public scholarship and tenure/promotion: “Rethinking teaching, scholarship and service”

Some of us are Braves: Settler universities and the politics of indigenous refusal

Journey to reconciliation: Following the path of truth through student research

 

Marcia McKenzie

Nick Carleton

 

 “What Counts as Scholarship in Higher Education: Research ‘Priority Areas’ under Biocapitalism”

Measures and metrics and Maclean’s!

Oh My!

 

 

Closing

 
 
 
 

Drummers

 
 
 
 
 

Trailer