Global Perspectives: African Philosophy and History of Philosophy

  • Bamford, R. (Organiser)
  • Yoko Arisaka (Speaker)
  • Bruce Janz (Speaker)
  • Bernard Matolino (Speaker)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course


This webinar is sponsored by the APA’s Committee on International Cooperation. The purpose of the webinar is to consider and reflect upon philosophy in global and international contexts. Our panel will examine why African philosophy makes a significant contribution to world philosophy and will consider what it might mean to analyze the history of philosophy in global context. If you are interested in African philosophy, world philosophy, or philosophy in global context, then this webinar is for you.

Panelists for this webinar are:

Dr. Yoko Arisaka, Research Associate, University of Hildesheim
Dr. Rebecca Bamford, Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Queen’s University Belfast (chair)
Dr. Bruce Janz, Professor of Philosophy, University of Central Florida
Dr. Bernard Matolino, Associate Professor of Philosophy, University of KwaZulu-Natal
Period18 Nov 2021
Event typeOther
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • African Philosophy
  • Global Philosophy
  • Digital Humanities
  • Woryd Philosophy Day