The BPA is pleased to be sponsoring the Diversity Reading List‘s seminar series ‘Decolonising Knowledge‘.

Decolonising Knowledge poster

The idea is to bring together a diverse set of perspectives in a series of talks on the theme of decolonising knowledge. All the sessions will take place online, it’s free to take part, to register email

Here is the programme of speakers and the titles of their talks (all times are UK):

  • Linda Tuhiwai Smith, “What’s left if knowledge is decolonised?”, September 28, 2021 –  7:00 pm
  • Veli Mitova, “Epistemic Decolonisation for Today’s Africa”, October 6, 2021 – 5:00 pm
  • Murad Idris, “Re-Framing Islam: Submission, Reformation, Pacification—Decolonization?”,
    October 13, 2021 – 5:00 pm
  • Leigh Jenco, “Is “Decolonizing” Enough? Premodern Chinese Thought and the Challenges of Disciplinary Inclusion”, October 19, 2021 –  5:00 pm


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