5. Decolonising Knowledge

On 8 September 2016, The Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation (IPATC) held a Public Dialogue on “Decolonising Knowledge: Resituating and Affirming African Scholarship for an African Renaissance”.

Chair: Prof Cheryl Hendricks, Head of the Department of the Politics and International Relations at UJ.

Speakers: Prof Shiela Bunwaree, Chair of African Studies, University of Mauritius, Moka
Prof Alioune Sall, Executive Director, African Futures Institute, Tshwane
Prof Patricia McFadden, Visiting Professor, Thabo Mbeki Leadership Institute (TMLI), University of South Africa, Tshwane
Prof Adebayo Olukoshi, Regional Director, International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Prof Mohamed Salih, Institute for Social Studies, Leiden University, The Netherlands
Prof Sabelo J Ndlovu-Gatsheni, Head, Archie Mafeje Research Institute, University of South Africa, Tshwane.

Image courtesy of: Jaredd Craig

Event Type


UJ Campus


8 September 2016