The 2017 Trier Summer University on "Decolonizing Urbanism"
explores space, power and knowledge in the urban sphere.
Our speakers will discuss the persistence of (neo)colonial power
relations and alternative visions of urban transformations.
All lectures take place in HS 13, Campus II, Trier University.
The Unknowns: Water, Pipes, and the Ditch
Stokley Towles, M.F.A., MLIS
The Evergreen State College, USA
Member of the Faculty and Performance Artist
Tuesday, June 6th: 2.30 pm - 4:00 pm
The 'Genius' of the Local: Southern Urbanism, Ontological Politics and Decolonisation
Dr. Henrik Ernstson
University of Cape Town, South Africa (African Centre for Cities)
KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden (KTH Environmental Humanities Laboratory)
Friday, June 9th: 11.00 am - 12.30 pm