A Critical Pedagogy of Resistance: 34 Pedagogues We Need to Know
Editor: James D. Kirylo
Chapter, bell hooks: Scholar, cultural critic, feminist, and teacher, authored by Deborah B. Wisneski, UNO faculty member.
bell hooks has been given many titles throughout her career- social activist, feminist, intellectual, poet, author, cultural critic, academic and most importantly, particularly for those in the field of education, teacher. She was born on September 25, 1952 as Gloria Jean Watkins in Hopkinsville, Kentucky. As one of six children, the daughter of a custodian and housewife, she loved to read and recite poetry.
Wisneski, D.B. (2013). "bell hooks." In J. D. Kirylo (Ed.), A Critical Pedagogy of Resistance: 34 Pedagogues We Need to Know. Rotterdam: Sense Publishers.