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

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

Working together for life, Taking care of one another and the natural environment. The ideas expressed here concern us all, in France, in Europe and in the whole world where we are confronted by xenophobia and a host of other widespread problems. Fortunately there is resistance everywhere and attempts to experiment…

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Global Civil Societies