Friday, 3 May | Meeting of Knowledges

9:00     Registration

9:30     Opening

Welcome address by Gerda Müller, Vice Rector for Organisational Development, Gender & Diversity, mdw

Introductory remarks by Ursula Hemetek, Director of the Department of Folk Music Research and Ethnomusicology, mdw


10:00-11:00 Lecture (Chair: Ursula Hemetek)

José Jorge de Carvalho

► Meeting of Knowledges: A Movement to Decolonize the Modern
    Western University in Latin America


Coffee break


11:30-12:30 Lecture (Chair: Marko Kölbl)

María do Mar Castro Varela

► What to Do with the University?: A Tricky Question


Lunch Break


13:30-15:00 Panel Discussion

► José Jorge de Carvalho, María do Mar Castro Varela,
    Rasika Ajotikar (discussant) and Marko Kölbl (moderator)


Coffee break


15:30-17:30 Workshop

► Basma Jabr, Nataša Mirković, Golnar Shahyar, Sakina Teyna
   South-Eastern Vocal Styles


Saturday, 4 May | Decolonising “World Music”

9:00     Welcome Coffee

9:30     Opening

Introductory remarks by Harald Huber, Department of Popular Music, mdw


10:00-11:00 Lecture(Chair: Therese Kaufmann)

Michael Birenbaum Quintero

► “World Music” from Home and Local Music from Abroad:
    Cosmopolitan Case Studies from Colombia


Coffee break


11:30-12:30 Lecture (Chair: Harald Huber)

Gabriele Klein

► Decolonising Dance: The Example of “African” Dancer and
    Choreographer Germaine Acogny


Lunch Break


13:30-15:00 Panel Discussion

► Michael Birenbaum Quintero, Gabriele Klein, Frank Klaffs (discussant)
    and Julio Mendívil (moderator)


Coffee break


15:30-17:30 Concert


►  Amir Ahmadi, Omid Darvishi, Helene Glüxam, Sarvin Hazin,
     Sebastian  Simsa