Boaventura de Sousa Santos (3/4/2018)

“The Intercultural Studies Research Group (IKH) and the Global Humanities Programme at Roskilde University are delighted to invite you to this public lecture by sociologist, legal scholar and co-founder of the World Social Forum Boaventura de Sousa Santos.

This timely lecture will address “Social Movements and Resistance in a Time of Rising Fascism and Strengthened Imperialism”

When and where:

April 3, 2018. Biograf 41.1 (152) at 15-17h – Roskilde University.

April 3, 2018. Studiestræde 24, 1455 Kbh K, 20-22h

The event is open to the public and free of charge.

Boaventura de Sousa Santos is Professor of Sociology, University of Coimbra (Portugal), and Distinguished Legal Scholar at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is director of the Center for Social Studies at the University of Coimbra and has written and published widely on the issues of globalization, sociology of law and the state, epistemology, human rights, social movements and the World Social Forum. His latest book “Epistemologies of the South. Justice Against Epistemicide” has recently been translated into Danish. The Danish translation will be available for sale at the event.”