Decolonising Knowledge

Online discussion events

To register for the zoom events, please click on the "Register here" displayed next to each individual lecture below. The link will lead you to the site where you will be able to sign up for the respective lecture.

Thank you in advance for your participation!

19. May 2021
12:00–2:00 pm (CET)
Zoom event
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Decolonising higher education in India: Comparisons, connectivities, collaborations.  Postponed due to unforeseen personal circumstances. Our participants are updated via email.
Prof. Dr. Joanna Pfaff-Czarnecka
(Bielefeld University)
Prof. Dr. Dhruv Raina 
(Jawaharlal Nehru University)

15. July 2021
9:00–11:00 am (CET)
Zoom event
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Prof. Dr. Thomas Stodulka
(Freie Universität Berlin)
Dr. Veronika Kusumaryati
(Harvard University)
Dr. Ferdiansyah Thajib
(Freie Universität Berlin)

The online discussion events are organised by the research group Shaping Asia: Knowledge Production and Circulation.

Event coordinator:Anass Khayati

Cooperation Partners


Bielefeld University

Heidelberg Center for Transcultural Studies

Institut für Sinologie, Universität Heidelberg

Institut für Ethnologie, Universität Leipzig

Institute of Asian and African Studies