Denise Ferreira da Silva

Denise Ferreira da Silva


  • Colonial legacy, Decolonization, Reappraisal of the colonial past

  • Vancouver (Canada)

Denise Ferreira da Silva is currently Professor and Director of the Social Justice Institute (GRSJ) at the University of British Columbia, Canada. Her academic and artistic work address the ethical-political challenges of the global present. She is the author of Toward a Global Idea of Race (2007) and co-editor of Race, Empire, and the Crisis of the Subprime (2013, with Paula Chakravartty) as well as Postcolonialism and the Law: Major Works (2018, with Mark Harris) and Indigenous Peoples & the Law: Major Works (2019, with Mark Harris). At the end of 2020 her book Unpayable Debt will be published.

Denise Ferreira da Silva at the Latitude Festival:

After It’s All Said

Contributions by Denise Ferreira da Silva