Please join us next Wednesday, April 30th, at 1p, as Edwin Mayorga, PhD candidate in urban education, CUNY Graduate Center, and principal investigator of the Education in our Barrios Project #BarrioEdProj, offers the next talk in the “Critical Diversities” series:

“Pedagogies and Politics of Digital, Critical, Participatory Action Research: Lecciones del #BarrioEdProj”

CUNY-Graduate Center
365 5th Ave (@34th St)
Room 5409
12:30p: Lunch
1:00p: Talk, followed by Q&A and discussion.
Live Stream can be seen here:

Title:  “Critical Diversities – Edwin Mayorga.


Edwin Mayorga is a PhD candidate in urban education at the CUNY Graduate Center, principal investigator of the Education in our Barrios Project #BarrioEdProject (, a member of the New York Collective of Radical Educators (NYCoRE), and co-author of “Scholar-Activism: A Twice Told Tale,” Multicultural Perspectives 16 (2014).

Sponsored by the Diversity Projects Development Fund, CUNY, and the Doctoral Students Council, CUNY Graduate CenterCo-sponsored by the PhD Program in Urban Education, Asociación de Estudiantes Latinas/os y Latinoamericanas/os (AELLA), Women of Color Network, OpenCUNY, and #BarrioEdProj, CUNY Graduate Center, and NYCoRE.

Video of Akemi Nishida’s talk, “Publish or Perish: A Critique of the Neoliberal Academy From Disability Studies,” on 3/27:

Video of Eve Dunbar’s talk, “This (Black) Woman’s Work: Uncovering Professional Inequity in the Archives, Re-Affirming Our Work in the Academy,” on 3/13:

Mayorga flyer below. Please forward widely. Academics and organizers from across NYC welcome.

For more info on this series, “Critical Diversities and/in the Academy: Thought and Practice,” please visit

CritDiversities Mayorga flyer