GRSJ 302: Pedagogies of Social Justice

Pedagogies of Care and Indigenous Teachings of the Gift
Term 1

Dr. Litsa Chatzivasileiou

This course explores the ethics and politics of care, healing justice and radical empathy as fundamental principles in social justice movements and organizing. We will study feminist critical studies of care, radical black abolitionist theory, and the politics of mutual aid, anti-carceral feminism, transformative and restorative justice and Indigenous teachings of gift culture, reciprocity and gratitude.