Speaker

Heidi Safia Mirza

Goldsmiths, University of London

> Break-out session Decolonising education?
> Closing panel discussion Shaping educational responses

Heidi Safia Mirza is Professor of Race, Faith and Culture at Goldsmith College, University of London. She is known for her pioneering intersectional research on race, gender and identity in education. She is author of several best-selling books including, Young Female and Black, which was voted in BERA’s top 40 most influential educational studies in Britain.

Her other publications include Black British Feminism, Race Gender and Educational Desire: Why black women succeed and fail, and Respecting Difference: Race, faith, and culture for teacher educators. Her forthcoming co-edited book is Dismantling Race in Higher Education: Racism, whiteness and decolonising the academy.

www.gold.ac.uk/sociology/staff/mirza-heidi/

@heidimirza

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