If we can’t unite around a ‘global history’, what hope for coalescing around culture?

by Rashmee

Posted on March 6, 2017


Reading Princeton professor Jeremy Adelman’s thoughtful, thought-provoking piece on global history in Aeon magazine, I was reminded of French philosopher Regis Debray’s fulminations on the dialogues between cultures. That was round about the point when Professor Adelman talked of global history as a narrative “fit for the now-defunct Clinton Global Initiative”. It was meant to … Continue reading “If we can’t unite around a ‘global history’, what hope for coalescing around culture?”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK