Postcolonial classics for dummies
Said, Fanon, Du Bois, Turi and Demant Hatt
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The Saturday lectures this fall are dedicated to a selection of key postcolonial thinkers: Edward Said, Frantz Fanon, WEB Du Bois, Emilie Demant Hatt and Johan Turi. Through four lectures you can get an introduction to some of the thinkers and texts that have had the most significance for the postcolonial theory, and hear more about how the postcolonial direction has shaped various academic fields such as history, sociology and social anthropology.
To top it all, star philosopher Achille Mbembe Literature House on Tuesday, December 4th. Mbembe is considered one of the most important and influential thinkers not only in the African continent, but in critical and postcolonial theory whatsoever. He will give an original written lecture entitled "Savage Objects" before discussing his thinking and his writing.