Past Events

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 4:00pm
Facebook Live/glefas

Acompáñennos este martes 4 de mayo 2021 para crear juntes un homenaje a la vida, fuerza y legado de María Lugones. Presentan: Sylvia Marcos (Pensadora, escritora e investigadora feminista independiente, México), Claudia Acuña (Periodista, escritora y docente, Revista La Vaca, Argentina), Helena... read more  about No quiero hablar por ti sino contigo: un homenaje a María Lugones desde Abya Yala»


Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 12:00pm
Online Talk: University of Denver, Colorado

Professor Mignolo gave the annual James Kirk lecture sponsored by the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Denver's College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences on April 21, 2021. Founded in 1998, the mission of the lectureship is to foster greater understanding of the... read more  about James Kirk Memorial Lecture: The Politics of Decolonial Investigations»


Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - 12:00pm
Online Talk: Universidad del Pacífico, Lima, Perú

Professor Walter Mignolo gave an online talk on March 10, 2021 as a guest speaker of the University of the Pacific Andean Sciences conference series in Lima, Peru. Watch the talk here. "El Declive de la Hegemonía Occidental y Continuidad del Capitalismo. El Tercer Nomos, ¿Vivir Bien o Bien Vivir?:... read more  about El Declive de la Hegemonía Occidental y Continuidad del Capitalismo»


Saturday, March 6, 2021 - 12:00pm
Online Talk: Medellín and Durham

Guest speaker Professor Walter Mignolo joins Comunicaciones Ciencias Sociales y Humanas Universidad de Antiquoia for his talk, "Coloniality: Implications of Progress, Modernity, and Global Growth." Located in the city of Medellín, Colombia, this is an academic unit dedicated to the study, research... read more  about La Colonialidad: Implicaciones del progreso, la modernización y el desarrollo en el mundo»


Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 12:30pm
Online Talk: Queen Mary University of London School of Politics and International Relations

Queen Mary University of London, Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences and School of Politics and International Relations Leverhulme Trust Doctoral Scholars Benedetta Zocchi and Manuela da Rosa Jorge speak with Professor Walter Mignolo about decolonial thinking, coloniality and mobility in... read more  about Decoloniality, coloniality and mobility: A conversation with Professor Walter Mignolo»


Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 12:00pm
Online Talk: Rabat and Durham

School of International Training critical scholar Taieb Belghazi and leading decolonial theorist Walter Mignolo engage with postcolonialism and decolonial thought, providing a critical reading of major decolonial concepts such as Modernity/Coloniality, the Colonial Matrix of Power, Delinking,... read more  about Decoloniality and the Future of Democracy»


Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Talk: Berlin, New York, and Durham

Decolonization, Neocolonialism and Human Rights is an interdisciplinary reading group at the Institute of Latin American Studies (ILAS) at Columbia University, serving as a colloquium among peers dedicated but not limited to terms of intersectional discrimination, inequality, Human Rights, and... read more  about Decolonization, Neocolonialism and Human Rights: Walter Mignolo»


Monday, November 30, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Talk: Universidad de Valparaíso and Universidad Católica Silva Henríquez, Santiago, Chile

Professor Walter Mignolo gave a lecture "Vivir y pensar en la frontera: en fin de la filosofía y la diferencia colonial" in celebration of Philosophy Day organized by the Philosophy Institute of Valparaíso University and the Cardinal Raúl Silva Henríquez Catholic University in Santiago, Chile,... read more  about Vivir y pensar en la frontera: Philosophy Day 2020»


Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 12:00am
Online Talk: Oslo and Durham

Philosopher, semiotician, and author Walter D. Mignolo, one of the world’s foremost thinkers on epistemic decolonization and a founder of the modernity/coloniality school of thought, discusses two works in this Theory from the Margins event. In On Decoloniality: Concepts, Analytics, Praxis (2018),... read more  about Theory from the Margins: The Politics of Decolonial Investigations»


Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 9:45am
Utrecht University, Middelburg, The Netherlands

This summer school course will focus on the communal and modern/colonial histories, looking in particular at the role of museums and other cultural institutions and their (potential) impact on society. The school will analyse the conceptual foundation of “modern” cultural institutions questioning... read more  about The Communal, the Museum and the End of the Contemporary: Decolonial Summer School»


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