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Political Theory Workshop: Yasmeen Daifallah (UCSC)

Political Theory Flyer
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Thursday, March 11, 2021
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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Yasmeen Daifallah
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Political Theory

Title: "Preparing Revolutionaries and Reforming Reformers:"Abdullah Laroui's Critique of Colonized Subjectivity"

What does it take to cultivate revolutionary subjects in postcolonial time? When decolonial struggles are all said and done, and the dust settles on a profoundly reshaped social, economic, political, and epistemic landscape in their wake, what kinds of intellectual and political labor are required to undo colonized subjectivities and to gradually and systematically produce decolonized ones in their stead?