Postcolonial issues / decolonizing theory

Fifth session of IMS / CEFRES epistemological seminar of this semester led by:

Vojtěch Šarše (FF UK / associated to CEFRES)
Benedetta Zaccarello (CNRS / CEFRES)
Topic: Postcolonial issues / decolonizing theory

Where: CEFRES Library – Na Florenci 3, Prague 1
: Wednesday 11 December 2019, from 4:30 pm to 6 pm

Texts to be read:

  • Enrique Dussel : “A new age in the history of philosophy: The world dialogue between philosophical traditions”. Philosphy and Criticism, 2009, May 15, p. 499-515. DOI: 10.1177/0191453709103424
  • Aurobindo Ghose, “A Misunderstanding of Continents” & “Towards Unification”. In: Complete Works, Vol. 12.”Essays Divine and Human”, p. 389-393.
  • Kwame Anthony Appiah: “Is the Post- in Postmodernism the Post- in Postcolonial?”. Critical Inquiry, Vol. 17, No. 2 (Winter, 1991), pp. 336-357