Seminar with Eduardo Mendieta, Birkbeck 11–12 September 2014

Eduardo Mendieta Birkbeck Law School will be welcoming Professor Eduardo Mendieta for a two-day Seminar on the 11th and 12th of September. Professor Eduardo Mendieta is a Professor of Philosophy at Stony Brook University. Born in Colombia, Professor Mendieta has become one of the leading voices in Latin American Philosophy. He is noted for his work with Enrique Dussel, as well as Jurgen Hambermas, Richard Rorty, Angela Y. Davis and Cornel West. Please find the schedule for what should be a fruitful conversation outlined below:

Thursday 11th of September


Opening Remarks 

 Dr. Oscar Guardiola-Rivera


Paper Presentation.


Decolonizing Epistemologies.


Dr. Eduardo Mendieta.

16:10 – 17:10

Q & A

All participants.

17:30 – 20:00

Welcome Drinks 

All participants.

Friday 12th of September


Seminar session 1.


Discussing the work of Cornel West.

 All participants.  



All participants.

14:00 – 16:00

Seminar session 2.


Post-human rights.

All participants. 

The seminar with take place at 30 Russell Square, Room 101. The event is free but confirmation of attendance is required. Please email (corrected 24 August 2014 [ed]) to confirm attendance as spaces are limited.

A reading pack will be forwarded to attendees.

  4 comments for “Seminar with Eduardo Mendieta, Birkbeck 11–12 September 2014

  1. Soledad Álvarez Velasco
    21 August 2014 at 2:03 pm

    Good afternoon,

    My name is Soledad Alvarez Velasco. I’m a Phd student at King’s Colleg London, Geography department. I’m interested in attending the Seminar with Eduardo Mendieta. Should I book the event? or what should I do?

    Thanks in advance.




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    23 August 2014 at 2:15 pm

    I think that’s a bad email — my message was returned.

  3. blank
    24 August 2014 at 2:40 pm

    Apologies, please email I will then email back with confirmation. Thank you

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