As the american education system comes to resemble a prison system more and more, Astra Taylor advocates a radical alternative: education without teachers, classrooms, and structure. She will share her experience of growing up ‘unschooled’ and she will voice the benefits of a self directed education. Join us to learn more about this important alternative to a traditional education.
Astra Taylor is an activist writer and self taught documentary filmaker. Her movies include ‘Zizek!’ and ‘The Examined Life.’ Her writing has been featured in N+1, Adbusters, and The New Inquiry