Everyone is breaking down borders now. They are crossing lines, breaking down distinctions between academic disciplines or categories. Everything is trans this, inter- or multi- that. 1,251 more words
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The theme for the 1st day of Kwanzaa is Umoja, a Kiswahili word which translates to mean UNITY.
Personal reflection on Unity…
There is little in life that can be achieved without some level of unity, even if the other partners in the exchange are (seemingly) invisible to each other. 706 more words
Woolf Institute JRF Dr Sami Everett reflects on French laïcité, not as an academic, but as a father.
“But there’s nothing proselytising about it” my daughter’s primary school teacher told me a little nervously when I innocently commented on the effort that had been put into decorating the school, which looked beautiful, for Christmas. 794 more words
Place: University of Halle-Wittenberg, Germany; University of Tokyo
Project leader: Manfred Hettling (Halle-Wittenberg)
The International Graduate School examines the conditions under which structures of ‘civic society’ were established and transformed in Germany and Japan after the 18th and 19th century, respectively. 21 more words