Monday, 16 August 2010

Between the Lines Fall 2010 line up & Catalyst Centre School of Activism in August

Thanks to the Centre for the Study of Work and Education for the following news items concerning Between The Lines and the Catalyst Centre...



BETWEEN THE LINES PUBLISHERS FALL 2010 LINE UP

- Random Acts of Culture explores vernacular culture and dissects our current passive, apathetic, and spectatorship-based culture in favour of a more active participatory culture.

- A new collection of essays addresses poverty in Canadian communities in Persistent Poverty.

- Ben Carniol provides an essential analysis of Canada’s social workers in Case Critical, Sixth Edition.

- And we add one new title to the No-Nonsense Guide series: Derek Wall’s comprehensive No-Nonsense Guide to Green Politics.

- We have also published two updated guides including Peter Steven's updated edition of the No-Nonsense Guide to Global Media and Wayne Ellwood's updated No-Nonsense Guide to Globalization.

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THE CATALYST CENTRE'S SCHOOL OF ACTIVISM

Thursday Aug. 26 and Friday Aug. 27 at Family Services Toronto
355 Church St., Toronto (just south of Carlton - closest subway: College at Yonge)

Facilitators: Chris Cavanagh & Deborah Konecny

Make good use of the slower pace of summer programming and lighter network schedules to build your skills for the coming year.

Take part in two days of intensive training to hone your planning and facilitation skills. You can register for either or both.

The recommended fee for each workshop is $150 or pay what you can.

To register: Please phone 416-516-9546 and tell us your name, e-mail, phone number and what you would like to pay.

- Thursday, August 26, 9:30-4:30: Democratic Facilitation By Design

- Friday, August 27, 9:30-4:30: Not Just a Bag ‘o Tricks – Popular Education Tools, Techniques and Thoughts

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