Dr Alka Sehgal Cuthbert
educator, writer & researcher; co-author, What Should Schools Teach? Disciplines, Subjects and the Pursuit of Truth
Alka is a former English teacher and film studies lecturer. She recently completed her PhD in education, which considers the relationship between disciplinary knowledge and liberal education through a case study of the English literature syllabus. She is co-editor and contributor to forthcoming book What should schools teach? Disciplines, subjects and the pursuit of truth. She writes on educational issues in spiked and TeachSecondary. She is currently researching social realist epistemology and aesthetics.
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Saturday 28 October, 10:00 Old Shop
Culture and Anarchy, 150 years on: Teaching the best that is known and thought?
Saturday 28 October, 12:00 Cinema 3
The academic roots of post-truth society
Monday 13 November, 19:00 CIEE London Global Institute, 46-47 Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 4JP, UK
Brexit hate crime in schools: shocking truth or over-hyped?