Barbara J. Love
Bending the Arc of the Universe: How Young People Change the World
Dr. Barbara J. Love
is an exciting speaker, presenter, consultant, and writer on multicultural organizational development and critical liberation theory.
Her education background includes teacher education and staff development, curriculum development, and multicultural organizational development.
She has degrees in history and political science.
consults internationally on organizational and individual empowerment and transformation.
has worked with a variety of organizations in North America, the Caribbean, Europe, and Africa on issues of diversity and inclusion.
works from a unique set of assumptions about the nature of humans and the process of personal, organizational, and social change which participants have found empowering, enabling, and effectively motivating.
has published widely on issues such as internalized racism, self-awareness for liberation workers, building alliances for change, and critical liberation theory.
She is a professor of social justice education in the School of Education at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
She is a member of National Training Laboratories and is on the Board of Directors of the National Black Women's Health Initiative and The Equity Institute.
She works with the Black Liberation and Community Development Project of the International Re-evaluation Counseling Communities.
has worked with organizations in North America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and the Caribbean on issues of diversity, inclusion, and liberation.
has coauthored chapters on Knowing ourselves as Instructors, Racism, and Ageism and Adultism in Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice.