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2-Day Public Panel: Conceptualizing Planetary Humanities

June 2021 @ 16:00 - June 2021 @ 10:15

Conceptualizing Planetary Humanities

A Public Panel (Two Parts)


This public panel is part of a workshop hosted by Bo Strath, John Noyes & Dominic Sachsenmaier. It will discuss some of the major themes, contours, contexts, interventions, challenges, or potential pitfalls of the humanities understood as a planetary endeavor. The two panels (about one hour each) will be broadcast on youtube livestream.



Part One: June 24th, 16.00-17.15  Central European Time


Chair: Selcuk Esenbel (Bogazici University)


– Dipesh Chakrabarty (University of Chicago)

– Rochona Majumdar (University of Chicago)

– Walter Mignolo (Duke University)

– Henning Trüper (Free University Berlin)

– Achille Mbembe (University of the Witwatersrand)


Livestream: https://youtu.be/ugLel0HrieA


Part Two: June 25h, 9.00-10.15 am Central European Time


Chair: Dominic Sachsenmaier (Göttingen University)


– Wang Hui (Tsinghua University)

– Selcuk Esenbel (Bogazici University)

– Nkatha Kabira (University of Nairobi)

– Hsiung Ping-Chen (Academia Sinica)

– Premesh Lalu  (University of the Western Cape)


Livestream: Livestream: http://youtu.be/rmUbJfWL5HQ



June 2021 @ 16:00
June 2021 @ 10:15
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