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Decolonizing Pedagogies

Friday, April 21, 2023 16:00to18:00

You are warmly invited to the DSRW’s penultimate workshop for this semester, Decolonizing Pedagogies, facilitated by Dr. Marcel Parent (Concordia University). Any graduate student or faculty member with a research or personal interest in the study of religion is extremely welcome to attend, whether or not you have been able to join us for previous sessions.

DATE & TIME: Friday, April 21st, 4-6pm ET

PLACE: Concordia University, 2060-2065 Mackay St (Department of Religions and Cultures), Room FA-202


This workshop focuses on pedagogy and classroom strategies. As our foundation, we will be reading:

1) Mbembe, Achille Joseph. “Decolonizing the university: New Directions.” Arts & Humanities in Higher Education 15, no. 1 (2016): 29-45

2) Walsh, Catherine. “On decolonial dangers, decolonial cracks, and decolonial pedagogies rising,” in On Decoloniality: Concepts, Analytics, Praxis, by Walter Mignolo and Catherine Walsh, 81-98. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018.

Registration is required and limited: please sign up to secure your spot!

Light food and refreshments will be served. Please share any dietary restrictions on the registration page; we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

Any other questions and concerns can be directed to either Lucie Robathan or Jordan Molot, DSRW Co-Chairs: lucie.robathan [at] and jordan.molot [at]

This event series is sponsored by McGill School of Religious Studies; Concordia Department of Religions and Cultures; Concordia Institute for Jewish Studies; and McGill Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.


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