Decolonial Research Methods, Online Seminar Series (October-December 2021), organised by Dr Leon Moosavi

Overview: "While the popularisation of a coherent decolonial paradigm may be one of the most significant developments within academia in recent years, there has not been enough focus on the implications of this ‘decolonial turn’ for research methods and methodologies.…

Discussing Anti-Racist Activism in Museums at the SIEF 2021 International Congress

The 15th SIEF Congress of the International Society for Ethnology and Folklore (Société Internationale d'Ethnologie et de Folklore) took place online in June 2021, organised around the theme “Breaking the Rules? Power, Participation and Transgression.” Scholars, activists, heritage practitioners, artists…

Decolonial Dialogues/IPS Collaboration Event : ‘Decolonial Muslim Studies and Defending Muhammad ‘ Conversation between Prof. SherAli Tareen and Dr. Humeira Iqtidar – 12th August (2 PM UK Time/6 PM Pakistan Time/9 AM EST)

In our third collaboration with IPS we continue discussions on the possibilites of doing decolonial research in the context of Islam in the Sub-continent. In this talk, we discuss Prof. SherAli Tareen's wonderful book 'Defending Muhammad in Modernity'.  The talk reflects…

IPS/DD Collaborative Event Prof. Manan Ahmed Asif’s ‘Book of Conquest:The Chachnama and Muslim origins in South Asia’ in Discussion (25 March 6 PM Pakistan Time/8 AM EST/12 PM GST)

IPS/DD event on Discussion of Prof. Manan Ahmed Asif's The Book of Conquest: The Chachnama and Muslim Origins in South Asia. Discussants include Prof. Sadia Mahmood ( Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad), Prof. Saeed Ahmed Rid (Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad), Asghar Soomro (…

Decolonisation without Decolonising, Decolonial Dialogues/REEN Event, 25 February 2021, Review Report

Dr Carol Ann Dixon (University of Sheffield) and Riadh Ghemmour (University of Exeter) Decolonisation is everywhere. But are all forms of decolonisation to be celebrated? The virtual talk, which was given by Dr Leon Moosavi (Senior Lecturer in the Department…

IPS/DD Book Discussion Event -Prof.Michel Boivin’s ‘The Sufi Paradigm’ in Conversation with Scholars from the Subcontinent. 4th March 9:30 AM GMT (2:30 PM PKT)

First Collaborative Event between Institute of Policy Studies, Islamabad and Decolonial Dialogue. This is the first of many seminars, blog posts and interviews meant to foster ties to Pakistani academic community, Indian Scholars and International Scholarly community to build knowledge…

SEAC Seminar Series: Roundtable on Decolonising Higher Education (30/9/2020)

On Wednesday 30th September 2020 (12.00-13.30 BST) SEAC will host an online roundtable discussion themed around 'Decolonising Higher Education' in relation to the Southeast Asian region, and beyond. The three participating speakers are: Dr Leon Moosavi (Director of the University of Liverpool in Singapore), Tamara Soukotta (PhD Researcher, Leiden University), and Dr Lisa Tilley (Lecturer in Politics at Birkbeck, University of London).

Black, Dalit, and Sheedi Solidarities with Dr. Cornel West & Guests Organized by Equality Labs (June 27th)

Join Dr. Cornel West, Chandrashekhar Azad, and Tanzeela Qambrani, for a chat on internationalist Black, Dalit, and Sheedi solidarities. click here for Tickets About this Event From W.E.B. Dubois and Dr. B.R Ambedkar's letters of solidarity to the rising connections…

Rethinking (de)coloniality: how useful are the terms ‘global North’ vs ‘South’? SIID online event, 25 June 2020

"Rethinking (de)coloniality: how useful are the terms 'global North vs South'?" - A free online event organised by the Sheffield Institute of International Development (SIID), Thursday 25th June, 16.00-18.00 BST (hosted via Blackboard Collaborate).