Global Convivialism

The piece below was written in response to a question formulated by Arturo Escobar, Marisol de la Cadena and Mario Blaser. Marisol, Mario and Arturo are starting a project investigating the various uses of the concept of ¨pluriverse.¨ They asked me how I stumbled into the concept and how I…

Read More On Pluriversality. By Walter D. Mignolo

Global Convivialism

Global Convivialism

The Convivialist Manifesto belongs to everybody and to no one. Whoever wants to spread its message and carry its flag can take it. It is a cooperative enterprise that drives on enthusiasm and generosity. To transform the Manifesto into a Movement, one would need a moral entrepreneur, an ethics of…

Read More Frédéric Vandenberghe: Notes on an Anti-Convivialist Manifesto

Convivialist Academica Global Convivialism

Introduction The kind invitation for this Symposium I received in Paris mentionned that it was organized in order to promote mutual understanding among civilisations. It seems to me that one of the obstacles in the path of dialogue between Western culture and non Western cultures is the sense Westerners have…

Read More ABOUT SOME WESTERN BELIEFS IN INDIVIDUAL. By François Flahault

Global Convivialism