Welcome to season 2 episode 2 of the podcast! On this episode we chat with Thomas Kemple, Professor of Sociology at the University of British Columbia. In 2019, Tom received a Killam Mentoring Prize for his outstanding mentoring of graduate students. On this episode, Tom shares his thoughts on teaching and thinking through images and text based on his experience in the classroom. 

[0:44] Intro

[06:50] Part I of the interview with Tom Kemple on teaching with diagrams, images, and the Watchmen graphic novel.

[23:46] Part II of the interview with Tom Kemple on teaching social theory with images and text with a focus on Marx’s Capital: Illustrated

Check out Tom speaking about mentoring: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TAqzYSIe0IU


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