Unisa Summer School look at ways to decolonise education system

University of South Africa (Unisa) College of Humanities is currently hosting a Decoloniality Summer School focusing on developing a decolonised consciousness.

Unisa's Professor Puleng Segalo says the university seeks to find ways how humans can 'unlearn and unthink the ways they have come to understand the world'.

The idea is invoke our ancestor intellectuals who have been silent for a very long time, so we can come to understand that here are multiple ways of knowing not only not only universalist ways of understanding the world.

Professor Puleng Segalo, Unisa College of Humanities

For us to get to the point where we can speak about possible solutions or way forward, we need to understand what's the problem in the first place.

Professor Puleng Segalo, Unisa College of Humanities

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