Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education

THEIR Organizes International Symposium on Catholicism and Education in Spain

The Theory and History of Education International Research Group (THEIRG) and the Group of Historical and Comparative Studies in Education (Garain Group), Faculty of Philosophy and Educational Sciences, Universidad del País Vasco, San Sebastian, Spain will co-host the following international Symposium:

Catholicism and Education: Fifty years after Vatican II, 1962-1965 – a transnational interdisciplinary encounter

June 2-5, 2015
Centro Carlos Santamaría
Universidad del País Vasco
San Sebastian, Spain

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The Symposium is funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Connection Grant, held by Dr. Rosa Bruno-Jofré (Principal Investigator, Coordinator of the Theory and History of Education International Research Group) and Pauli Dávila (Co-Investigator, Coordinator Garain, Universidad del País Vasco). Other collaborators on the project are Elizabeth Smyth  (University of Toronto), Luis M. Naya (Universidad del País Vasco) and Gonzalo Jover  (Universidad Complutense de Madrid).

For more information about the project, see Rosa Bruno-Jofré Awarded SSHRC ​Connection Grant

Participants

Rosa Bruno-Jofré (Queen’s University) (Universidad del País Vasco)
Paulí Dávila (Universidad del País Vasco)
Luis Naya Garmendia (Universidad del País Vasco)
Gonzalo Jover (Universidad Complutense de Madrid )
Jon Igelmo (Deusto University)
Elizabeth Smyth (University of Toronto)
Michael Attridge (University of Toronto, University of St. Michael’s)
Bernard Hugonnier (Institut d’études politiques de Paris)
Gemma Serrano (Collège de Bernardins)
José María Hernández (University of Salamanca)
Carlos Martínez Valle (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
Esther Berdote (Universidad del País Vasco)
Heidi McDonald (University of Lethbridge)
Josh Cole (Queen’s University)
Joe Stafford (Queen’s University)
Cristián Cox ( Pontífica Universidad  Católica de Chile)
Lindsay Morcom (Queen’s University)
Christopher Beeman (Brandon University)
William Pinar (University of British Columbia)
James Scott Johnston (Memorial University)

Schedule & Activities

The schedule provides details on three full days of symposia, including 19 presentations with discussants. The papers will be part of a book with the title of the Symposium: Catholicism and Education : Fifty Years after Vatican (( (1962-1965), a transnational interdisciplinary encounter.

Public Events

Public Events Poster

June 2: 7:00 pm 
Opening Reception

Art Exhibition: Experiencing the Catholic Faith
Curator: Dr. Ana Jofré (OCAD,Canada)

The Exhibition will run from June 1-5.

Exhibit Poster

June 3: 5:30 pm
Public Panel 1: Teaching Congregations and Vatican II

Paulí Dávila (University of the Basque Country) & Luis M. Naya (University of the Basque Country)
Rosa Bruno-Jofré (Queen’s University)
Elizabeth Smyth (University of Toronto)
Heidi MacDonald (University of Lethbridge)

June 4: 5:30 pm
Public Panel 2: Curriculum, citizenship and Catholic education after Vatican II

Cristián Cox (Pontifica Universidad Católica de Chile)
William Pinar (University of British Columbia)
Bernard Hugonnier (Institut d'études politiques de Paris) & Gemma Serrano (Collège de Bernardins)
Lindsay Morcom (Queen’s University)

June 4: 8:00 pm
Book Launch

Launching of  Rosa Bruno-Jofré and James Scott Johnston, editors: Teacher Education in a Transnational World (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014). Presence of various contributors.

Teacher Education in a Transnational World cover