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Faculty of EMS Colloquium on "Decolonisation of the Curriculum", 16 March 2018

The discussion focused on one of the chapters of Prof Jonathan Jansen's book, As by fire: The end of the South African University, namely Chapter 7: Read Article for more information

Faculty of EMS Colloquium on "Decolonisation of the Curriculum", 16 March 2018
The discussion focused on one of the chapters of Prof Jonathan Jansen's book, As by fire: The end of the South African University, namely Chapter 7: 
"Sense and non-sense in the decolonisation of curriculum". The paper had been pre-circulated to academic staff of the EMS Faculty.
The Colloquium was facilitated by Prof Matthew Ocran, Professor and Chair, Dept of Economics, and Deputy Dean - Academic Planning, EMS Faculty.
Prof Moenieba Isaacs, Acting Director of the Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies (PLAAS) was the Discussant of the Paper.
The participants engaged in a lively discussion, raising questions around identity, the role of the university in society, decolonisation of the academic, and decolonising society as key components of the decolonisation of the tertiary curriculum.

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