kim morrison

kim morrisonkim morrison is a critical educator whose interests center on critical information literacy, student agency and the use of assets-based Critical Hip Hop Pedagogy in the development of student agency and academic achievement with college students. She teaches library research courses engaging her students lived experiences by exploring themes such as Tupac, rap and hip-hop and the images of black women in through literature, film and music. She currently serves as the Library Coordinator at Chabot College where she has been the Information Literacy and Outreach Librarian since 2004.

Proposal Title: Relevant, sustaining, revitalizing: A manifesto for the library classroom, using an asset and critically explicit racialized situatedness pedagogy

Supervisors: Professors Bruce and Edwards

Education:

  • Master of Library and Information Science: SUNY Buffalo
  • Bachelor of Arts, American Cultural Studies: Fairhaven College/Western Washington University

Current or Most Recent Position:

  • Library Coordinator/Information Literacy & Outreach Librarian

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