“Education as Freedom. Through dialogue, the teacher-of-the-students and the students-of-the-teacher (terminology) ceases to exist and a new term emerges: teacher-student with students-teachers… The students — no longer docile listeners — are now critical co-investigators in dialogue with the teacher.” – Paulo Friere Shake! Mission Statement, Item No.4 To unite the energy of artistic generations to […]
Umaru Saidu deliberated hard over this poem during the Shake course in Feb. A passionate reading at the Shake Voice, Verse, Power Showcase at the AlbanY, 23rd June 2013.
Some 9 months since joining Platform, I wanted to offer some reflection on working on Shake!, which is the project I co-ordinate and what I largely work on. This piece is extracted from my concluding remarks at our last Shake! Showcase , slightly paraphrased for the blog reader. Shake! is a project that brings together […]
Yesterday, we were pleasantly surprised to find Shake! on the London Metro newspaper. We were selected as Rahul Verma’s podcast picks. For those who missed it, check us out. Thanks Rahul 🙂