Institute for Social Justice
Conversations in Social Justice
Our podcast series for the Institute for Social Justice
The ‘Conversations in Social Justice' series seeks to animate discussion both within York St John University and more widely about the role of higher education in social justice.
Each conversation will be hosted by a different member of the York St John academic community, in conversation with invited external guests.
Latest podcast episode
Episode 4: Activism and Race within University Teaching and Research
In this podcast Matthew Reason, Director of the Institute for Social Justice, talks to Jonathan P Jones of New York University about universities as spaces for activism, whether through pedagogy, mentoring, research or institutional structures.
They discuss the challenge and importance of exploring race within what are still predominantly white spaces and the importance of actively working to ensure that the future of universities is more diverse and representative.