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2021-07-15

Global South Lecture Series | Jochen Mecke (Regensburg) - 'The Global South goes North': Von "négritude" (Césaire, Senghor) zur "raison nègre" (Mbembe).

Jochen Mecke (Regensburg) explores how the reappropriation of once derogatory concepts can lead to a reconfiguration not only of relations between black and white populations, but also of the relations of Global North and Global South.... more

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2021-07-08

Global South Lecture Series | Andreas Sudmann (Regensburg) - AI Area Studies and the Global South

Andreas Sudmann (Regensburg) explores how a fruitful exchange between area studies and artificial intelligence (AI) could emerge, in particular in the context of the Global South.... more

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2021-07-01

Global South Lecture Series | Ana Nenadović (Berlin) - Das Internet schlägt zurück: Das Internet als Raum feministischen Widerstands aus dem Globalen Süden

Ana Nenadović (Berlin) explores how women's blogging in Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa can for a Femisphere that enables transnational connections that contribute to critiques of patriarchy, Eurocentrism and coloniality.... more

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2021-06-24

Global South Lecture Series | Sérgio Costa (Berlin) - 'Entangled Inequalities': Transregionale Perspektiven auf soziale Ungleichheiten

Sérgio Costa (Berlin) traces the historical, transregional, multidimensional and intersectional factors that contribute to inequality, with the African diaspora in Latin America providing a case study showing the relevance of an entangled approach to inequalities.... more

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2021-06-17

Global South Lecture Series | Ulf Brunnbauer (Regensburg) - Balkan und Südosteuropa, und Beyond: Wie eine Region sich selbst sieht

Ulf Brunnbauer (Regensburg) examines the intersecting insider and outsider perspectives on Southeastern Europe and the Balkans, including area studies, that produced different spatializations of a seemingly peripheral region.... more

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2021-06-10

Global South Lecture Series | Johannes Bohle (Flensburg) - 'Follow-the-Hurricane-Geographies': Geographische Impulse für Area Studies am Beispiel der Karibik

Johannes Bohle (Flensburg) looks at ways of bringing area studies and geography into fruitful dialogue when it comes to tracing the emergence of Modernity, global-local entanglements and asymmetries in knowledge production. Hurricanes offer a productive case study for this.... more

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2021-05-27

Global South Lecture Series | Mirja Lecke & Oleksandr Zabirko (Regensburg) - Wie Russland seinen Süden entwarf

Mirja Lecke & Oleksandr Zabirko (Regensburg) examine how Russia's imperial expansion created diverse North-South relations regarding Ukraine and the Caucasus, while Russia itself was framed in shifting East-West constellations.... more

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2021-05-20

Global South Lecture Series | Isabella von Treskow (Regensburg) - Oran, Alger, Sétif: Raumsemiotik bei Hélène Cixous, Kateb Yacine und Mohammed Dib

Isabella von Treskow (Regensburg) explores the spatial semiotics, spatial-temporal tensions and significance of affect in decolonization discourse relating to France and Algeria.... more

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2021-05-11

Lecture Series - Sprachliche Dynamiken im Raum: Sprachinseln zwischen Begegnung und Abschottung

This lecture series, organized by the Institute of Romance Studies, is supported by CITAS and FoMuR... more

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2021-05-06

Global South Lecture Series | Silke Jansen & Lucía Romero Gibu (Erlangen) - "Wir" und "Ihr": Sprachwissenschaftliche Perspektiven auf den sozialen Raum im Migrationskontext

Silke Jansen & Lucía Romero Gibu (Erlangen) explore how approaches in linguistics can be used to trace how migrants from Hispanic America have experienced acts perceived as verbal violence in encounters with German institutions.... more

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