Prolific writer, passionate about social justice, transformational change, conscientization, counter-hegemonic democracy, and “radical love,” Paul R. Carr is a Professor in the Departément des sciences de l’éducation at the Université du Québec en Outaouais in Gatineau, Quebec, Canada. He is the author of the award-winning Does your vote count? Critical pedagogy and democracy, and co-editor of a dozen academic books, in addition to having roughly a hundred articles and book chapters on diverse topics, including the sociology of education, racism, democracy, peace, media, and the environment. He is also the author and editor of several books of poetry, having collaborated with Cuban poets on several projects. He also likes Motown, pho, dreaming in Esperanto, sun in the winter, the quest to understand the construction of knowledge, travelling everywhere, and learning about life.