Decolonizing the Anthropocene

3 December 2015

Centre for the Study of Democracy

The fifth workshop of the Living in the Anthropocene series, sponsored by the CSD Materialisms Study Group, was held on Friday 27 November 2015.

The ‘Decolonizing the Anthropocene’ workshop was convened by Olivia Rutazibwa (University of Portsmouth), Angela Last (Glasgow University) and Kathryn Yusoff (Queen Mary). Around 50 people attended for a series of presentations and a lively roundtable discussion.

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