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Decolonizing the Monument

Cecil Rhodes standing on Africa
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Thursday, April 05, 2018
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9:30 am - 11:00 am
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Achille Mbembe and Sarah Nuttall
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Monument

A conversation on Rhodes Must Fall, including speculation on the nature of monuments and statues, and decolonizing the university.

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Achille Mbembe, Professor, Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research (WiSER), University of the Witwatersrand

Sarah Nuttall (Skype), Professor and Director, Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research (WiSER), University of the Witwatersrand

Moderated by Ranjana Khanna, Director, Franklin Humanities Institute; Professor of English and Literature

Light breakfast available at 9am

For suggested background readings: fhi.duke.edu/events/decolonizing-monument

Contact: Sarah Rogers