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Walter Mignolo on orientalism and occidentalism

In this interview from the Oecumene project's second symposium, Walter Mignolo introduces his thinking on de-colonial political subjectivity

Walter Mignolo
6 May 2013


This video is part of a series published this week from the Oecumene project's second symposium, including Walter Mignolo's keynote lecture. All of the videos from the series will appear on the Oecumene: Citizenship after Orientalism partnership page, funded by the Oecumene Project and the Open University.

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