Curry Malott

West Chester University of Pennsylvania

Curry Malott is Assistant Professor of Educational Foundations in the Department of Professional and Secondary Education at West Chester University of PA, USA. He received a PHD in Curriculum & Instruction from New Mexico State University in 2003. Dr. Malott has published widely in the areas of critical pedagogy and Educational Marxism. His most recent book, Marx, Capital, and Education: A Critical Pedagogy of Becoming (Peter Lang, 2015), coauthored with Derek Ford, is a ground breaking text advancing Marxist critical pedagogy. Building upon the international movement for a communist alternative to capitalism with a decidedly international Editorial Board, also with Derek Ford, Dr. Malott co-runs the cutting edge book series, Marxist, Socialist, and Communist Studies in Education (IAP). Finally, Dr. Malott conceptualized, founded, and co-runs an international critical pedagogy conference ( housed at West Chester University of Pennsylvania where he also works as an educational activist and mobilization chair of his local union.