Pierre Smith Khanna

Short Bio:

Pierre Smith Khanna is a historian and political scientist with a Masters in Political Ecology, Degrowth and Environmental Justice. Formerly a humanities teacher in an alternative international boarding school, Pierre has a deep interest in education and encountering novel ways in which students and teachers can learn together in an environment free of fear and competition. He has co-developed and taught the curriculum for humanities and ecology to young adults ( Brockwood Park School ), co-organised and facilitated the degrowth Summer School (2019) and is supporting curricula development in the Degrowth Masters program ( 2020-21 ). Pierre has just completed his first feature-length documentary “ Fairytales of Growth ” which explores degrowth and climate change activism. It can be watched online for free.