Centre for Colonial and Postcolonial Studies

Upcoming events

The Centre is holding a series of events titled ‘The Neoliberal and the Colonial’

Zoom link: https://universityofsussex.zoom.us/j/93579892721

Meeting ID: 935 7989 2721

Wednesday March 3rd: The Neoliberal and the Colonial: Anthropocentrism and Environmental Catastrophe

Leonardo Figueroa Helland (The New School, New York): Title TBC

Thursday 18 March, 12.30-2pm: The Neoliberal and the Colonial: Disposability

Joint session with Sussex Critical Theory Cluster and Sussex Rights and Justice Research Centre

Louiza Odysseos (Sussex) - Extractive Modes of World-Disclosure and Historical Fungibility: Towards a Critique of Neoliberal Disposability 

Thursday 25th March: The Neoliberal and the Colonial: Development and Neoliberalism

Heba Taha (Leiden) – Development, liberalism, and colonialism in Israel/Palestine, 1948-1966

Thursday 22nd April: The Neoliberal and the Colonial: Neoliberal Framings and Political Change

Sophie Chamas (SOAS) - Researching Activism in ‘Dead Time’: Neoliberalism and the Postcolonial Political Imagination

Toufic Haddad (CBRL, Jerusalem) - Palestine Ltd: Neoliberal Peacebuilding and Statebuilding in the Occupied Palestinian Territories 1993 - the present