Woldeyes, Yirga Gelaw

Curtin University

Yirga Gelaw Woldeyes is a lecturer at the Centre for Human Rights Education, Curtin University, Australia. His interdisciplinary research focuses on decolonising knowledges and addressing social and epistemic injustices in Africa. His book Native Colonialism: Education and the Economy of Violence against Traditions in Ethiopia was published in 2017. Currently, Yirga researches the process and impact of collecting and holding African intellectual resources in museums and libraries in the west.