Dennis Atkinson is Professor Emeritus at Goldsmiths University of London, Department of Educational Studies and the Centre for the Arts and Learning
He is visiting professor at the Universities of Porto, Gothenburg and Barcelona. He was Principal Editor of iJADE from 2002-2009. He has published six books including Art in Education: Identity and Practice; Art, Equality and Learning: Pedagogies Against the State and Art, Disobedience and Ethics: Adventures of Pedagogy. His latest book, Pedagogies of Taking Care: Art, Pedagogy and the Gift of Otherness is published by Bloomsbury. In 2015 he received The Ziegfeld Award by The United States Society for Education through Art for outstanding international contributions to art in education.