The Chair in Epistemologies of the Global South with Emphasis on Africa at the University of Bayreuth in Germany in collaboration with the Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study (JIAS) at the University of Johannesburg in South Africa are launching a Collaborative Research Project and Seminar Series on the theme: “The Changing African Idea of Africa and the Future of African Studies”.
This collaborative research is kickstarting with a series of seminars beginning in April 2022 consisting of invited speakers to address various aspects of the idea of Africa and the future of African Studies, and indeed expanding to the broader issues of epistemologies of the Global South. These seminars are held every month. The first seminar will be held by Professor Achille Mbembe on "Africa in Theory".
Information on participating / attending:
Please fill the online registration form: https://forms.gle/b9j3tSrLdR7zQuSE7
04/21/2022 16:00 - 04/21/2022 18:00
The seminar will be held via zoom. The link will be sent after online registration: https://forms.gle/b9j3tSrLdR7zQuSE7
Bayreuth / Johannesburg
Scientists and scholars, Students
Cultural sciences, Philosophy / ethics, Politics, Social studies, Teaching / education
Types of events:
Presentation / colloquium / lecture, Seminar / workshop / discussion
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URL of this event: http://idw-online.de/en/event71363
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