Jarvis R. Givens

Jarvis R. Givens is an assistant professor of Education and African & African American Studies at Harvard University, and the author of Fugitive Pedagogy: Carter G. Woodson and the Art of Black Teaching (Harvard University Press, 2021). Professor Givens’s writing has appeared in The AtlanticEducation WeekBlack Perspectives, and various academic journals on education, history, and race. He is originally from Compton, California and currently resides in Roxbury, Massachusetts.