Center for Global Studies and the Humanities

Duke University

Upcoming Events

  • 09Feb2017

    2017 Decolonial Summer School

    please click heading to access links for The 8th annual Decolonial Summer School 27 June – 13 July, 2017 University College Roosevelt (Middelburg, The Netherlands) Credits: Utrecht University Certificate (6 ECTS) for more information and registration please go here and here

Past Events

  • 03May2016

    BE.BOP 2016

    Black Europe Body Politics. Call & Response. curated by Alanna Lockward, 1-3 June 2016, Volksbühne. Walter Mignolo + Advisor Julia Roth + Commissioned Works Coordinator Elena Quintarelli + Curatorial Assistant Partners: Humboldt University Berlin, Center for Global Studies and the Humanities + IDEA. Arts + Society + Transnational Decolonial Institute Nikolaj Kunsthal + Statens Værksteder […]

  • 02May2016

    Buenos Aires, May 2016

    May 3, Walter Mignolo will be keynote speaker at the seminar What will be the (de) coloniality? at MALBA. For more information please see May 4, Walter will speak on The museum in the colonial horizon of modernity at the The Museum of Latin American Art. For more information: May 4 – 6, The First Conference of Aesthetics […]

  • 22Apr2014

    Indigeneity | Decoloniality | @RT

      Indigeneity  / (De)coloniality / @rt | Duke University, April 30 – May 3, 2014  FRIEDL BUILDIDNG, ROOM 225. DUKE EAST CAMPUS. Durham, NC. USA INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP AND EXHIBITION (click for the exhibition site) The DUKE CENTER FOR GLOBAL STUDIES AND THE HUMANITIES informs about the format of the event: THE WORKSHOP: we take the word “workshop” seriously and differentiate it from […]

  • 07Apr2014

    2014: Democratic & Decolonial Futures

    Summer School at University College Roosevelt (Middleburg, the Netherlands). June 13 – July 1, 2014 For more information:

  • 07Apr2014

    May 9 – 10, 2014 Humanities Summit, Dartmouth College, Hanover NH

     for more information please follow the link

  • 07Apr2014

    2014 CGSH summer events

    In May and June 2014, the Center of Global Studies and the Humanities, through its director, Walter Mignolo, will participate in a series of activities in Europe ranging from curatorial critical studies, decolonial epistemologies, artistics-politicals events like Be.Bop 2014, conferences and workshops in Rabat, Berlin and The Hagues. The series will end with the Middelburg […]

  • 31Oct2013


    Walter Mignolo will be speaking in Buenos Aires at the Ministerio de Defensa e Instituto Geografico Nacional on November 1, 2013. for more information please see

  • 03Jun2013

    III Seminário Internacional Estudos Legislativos

    Walter Mignolo will be speaking on June 11, 2013 at the III Seminário Internacional Estudos Legislativos, which will be held from June 11 – 13, 2013 in Brasília, Brazil. For more information:

  • 09May2013

    Lecture: ‘Geopolitics, Knowledge & the Decolonial Option’

    Walter Mignolo will be speaking at the University of Leuven, Belgium on Wednesday, May 15, 2013. More information here

  • 06May2013

    BE.BOP 2013: Decolonizing the ‘Cold’ War, Berlin Germany

    Afropean performance showcase & roundtable discussions, May 19 – 23, 2013. For more information and catalog