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The initiative DECOLONIZE HELLAS calls for an urgent re-viewing of the place of modern Greece in relation to geographies and genealogies of European colonialism.

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Decolonize this City! Anti-tour in Volos on February 20th

On February 20th anthropology students from the University of Thessaly in collaboration with decolonize hellas will lead a participatory anti-tour of the city of Volos at the turn of the 20th century. ...
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(De)facing Patriarchies at the Mediterranean Borders: Τhe decolonial at stake for Mizrahi and Basque feminisms

This webinar is a follow up of the thematic "Decolonizing Gender - Feminist Methodologies," started in the symposium of our initiative ...
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Τhe online bibliography that Boaventura de Sousa Santos promised us

The open access bibliography that Santos told us during his presentation that he would send us... ...
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Participants in the Student Network Assembly

Participants in the "Decolonize the University!" Assembly ...
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Join us Nov 4-7 for our first international hybrid nomadic symposium “Decolonizing Hellas: Imperial Pasts, Contested Presents, Emancipated Futures, 1821-2021.”

Online and in situ - at PLYFA Industrial Park, Koritsas 39 in Votanikos, Athens, from 4 to 7 November 2021. ...
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Notes on an Anticolonial Athens

There’s a history that flickers and never fully comes into focus. An anticolonial Athens. ...
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Defacement and/as Historical Redress

In 1963 the Order of AHEPA (Greek Organization of Americans of Hellenic Descent) commissioned Felix de Weldon, the sculptor of ...
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Notes on Subalternist Cosmopolitics in Greece and its Neighborhoods

In the context of globalization and of post-conflict and humanitarian interventions, the hegemonic ideal of cosmopolitanism, as the universal ideal ...
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Civilization, Again!

More than fifteen years ago Hamid Dabashi had written that, “The re-emergence of civilizational thinking at the last two decades ...
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