2020 PTO Conference

Read more about the 2020 Pedagogy & Theatre of the Oppressed Conference below!

THE 25th ANNUAL PEDAGOGY & THEATRE OF THE OPPRESSED CONFERENCE

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WHAT: A chance to LEARN, SHARE, QUESTION, and CONNECT through techniques developed by Paulo Freire, Augusto Boal, and other people working to fight oppression and create justice. Learn more about Freire and Boal and their work at ptoweb.org. This is a gathering for learning, sharing, and exchange between people who want to struggle together for a better world for all. If you want to be a part of that struggle, this conference is for you, even if you do not yet know anything about Pedagogy of the Oppressed or Theatre of the Oppressed.

WHEN: May 26th – May 31st, 2020

  • Pre-Conference Workshop: May 26th – May 28th
  • Conference: May 28th – May 31st

WHERE: Loyola University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois, 60660 USA

Vibrant collage of photographs of workers, organizers, activists, educators, students, and artists in action in various indoor and outdoor community settings in Chicago—in the street, in a park, in a rehearsal space, in an education center.

Vibrant collage of photographs of workers, organizers, activists, educators, students, and artists in action in various indoor and outdoor community settings in Chicago—in the street, in a park, in a rehearsal space, in an education center.

WHO: YOU. Organizers, workers, students, teachers, activists, artists, scholars! People of all ages, places, identities, experiences. If you want to build dialogue and make a more just world, you are invited, you are welcomed, and you are NEEDED.