February 29, 2016

Launch of the new edition of Turner’s The Eye of the Needle

  Described by Nelson Mandela as a source of inspiration, Richard Turner was a central figure in the white South African student movement and key in […]
February 23, 2016

Factory of the Arts Artist in Residence Reza Khota Launches SA Tour

  Artist in Residence Reza Khota launches his 2016 South African tour on the 26th and 27th February at Straight No Chaser in Cape Town. “The […]
February 18, 2016

Seminar: Emerging Possiblities – Diaspora engagement and the global initiative on Somali refugees

  Centre for Humanities Research & Department of History (UWC) Speakers:   Dianna Shandy (Center for Integrative Leadership, University of Minnesota and Macalester College) Shobha Das (UNHCR) Date: 23 […]
February 12, 2016

Usakos – Photographs Beyond Ruins: The Old Location Albums

  Namibian exhibition on photography and forced removal now opens at the District Six Museum Usakos – Photographs Beyond Ruins: The Old Location Albums, 1920s to […]
February 12, 2016

Seminar: Epistemological restlessness. Trajectories in and out of history

Centre for Humanities Research & Department of History ( UWC) South African Contemporary History and Humanities Seminar Speakers: Leslie Witz, Jung Ran Forte & Paolo Israel […]
February 5, 2016

Artist in Residence Mongi Mthombeni premieres ‘I See You’ at Royal Court 

  Mongi Mthombeni, an artist in residence at the Centre for Humanities Research, premieres his play, I See You (previously titled, Brave) in February at the […]
February 5, 2016

“The Crisis in Syria”: A Question of Futures’ by Na’eem Jeenah

  The Dullah Omar Centre for Critical Thought in African Humanities, a satellite project of the Flagship on Critical Thought in African Humanities based in Athlone, […]
February 3, 2016

What is the university for?

  By Premesh Lalu ” In the wake #FeesMustFall protests that electrified South Africa one week ago, much has been made about the way in which universities have been bent […]