Suzanne SooHoo is the Endowed Hassinger Chair in Education, the Co-Director of the Paulo Freire Democratic Project, and an Honorary Director of the Critical Pedagogy Research Center at Northeast Normal University in Changchun, China. Her most recent publication with co-editor Peter McLaren is The Radical Imagine-Nation: Journal of Public Pedagogy. Former school principal and director of the University of California, Irvine School University Partnership, Suzanne is currently university liaison of the Chapman University-Padres Unidos Partnership, a grass roots, non-profit organization. She conducts research and teaches classes in critical pedagogy and culturally responsive qualitative methodologies. She joins her colleagues and students as cultural workers within local and international contexts.