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In Defence of Theatre: Aesthetic Practices and Social Interventions
In Defence of Theatre: Aesthetic Practices and Social Interventions
Edited by Kathleen Gallagher and Barry Freeman

Kathleen Gallagher and Barry Freeman bring together nineteen playwrights, actors, directors, scholars, and educators who discuss the role that theatre can – and must – play in professional, community, and educational venues.

Published Feb 2016
Schooling the Next Generation: Creating Success in Urban Elementary Schools
Schooling the Next Generation: Creating Success in Urban Elementary Schools
By Dan Zuberi

In Schooling the Next Generation, Dan Zuberi documents the challenges facing ten East Vancouver elementary schools in diverse lower-income communities, as well as the ways their principals, teachers, and parents are overcoming these challenges.

Published Jun 2015
Why Theatre Matters: Urban Youth, Engagement, and a Pedagogy of the Real
Why Theatre Matters: Urban Youth, Engagement, and a Pedagogy of the Real
By Kathleen Gallagher
Foreword by Jonothan Neelands

Kathleen Gallagher uses the drama classroom as a window into the daily challenges of marginalized youth in Toronto, Boston, Taipei, and Lucknow.

Published Sep 2014