Events

August 29

SEMINAR PROGRAMME – Second Semester 2018

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August 31

AFRICAN MASCULINITIES

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August 31

2019 African Critical Inquiry Workshop Award for the project “AFRICAN ETHNOGRAPHIES”

The African Critical Inquiry Programme (ACIP) is pleased to announce that the 2019 ACIP workshop will be African Ethnographies. The project was proposed and will be organized by colleagues at the University of the Western Cape, Jung Ran Annachiara Forte (Lecturer, Department of Anthropology and Sociology) and Sakhumzi Mfecane (Associate Professor and Chair, Department of […]

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September 11

THE CRIME SCENE: A PLAY BY ZUKO WONDERFUL SIKHAFUNGANA

It is with great enthusiasm that the department announces the last creation of the Back Stage Theatre Production, The CrimeScene, written and directed by our talented postgraduate student Zuko Wonderful Sikhafungana. Don’t miss it! The Drama Factory, Strand 25-27 October 2018 @ 19:30 &  Saturday 27th October @ 14:00 pm  Booking: www.thedramafactory.co.za  THE CRIME SCENE  Breaking the silence and […]

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September 25

NEW PUBLICATION BY HEIKE BECKER

Congratulations to Heike Becker on her new publication entitled “Changing Urbanscapes: Colonial and Postcolonial Monuments in Windhoek” in the Nordic Journal of African Studies https://njas.fi/njas/issue/view/1 Abstract This article investigates how recently-constructed sites that anchor memories of anti-colonial resistance and national liberation have changed the urban landscape of the Namibian capital, Windhoek. The discussion is focused on […]

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September 28

A NEW MEMBER OF THE EDITORIAL BOARD of the JOURNAL OF ETHNIC AND RACIAL STUDIES

Kelly Gillespie, who has become a member of the department this year, has recently been invited to join the International Editorial Board of Editors of the journal of Ethnic and Racial Studies. The journal, which has now been published for over forty years is a key forum for the publication of high quality research in the broad field […]

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