- John Wills
University of California, Riverside
JOHN S. WILLS is an associate professor in the Graduate School of Education at the University of California, Riverside. His research focuses on history-social studies education, multicultural curriculum reform, the politics of school knowledge, and schooling and collective memory. Recent publications include "'Some People Even Died': Martin Luther King, Jr., the Civil Rights Movement, and the Politics of Remembrance in Elementary Classrooms" in International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education and "Authority, Culture, Context: Controlling the Production of Historical Knowledge in Elementary Classrooms" in Classroom Authority: Theory, Research, and Practice, edited by J. L. Pace and A. Hemmings.