August 31, 2016

People You May Know: A Performance at the Factory of the Arts

People You May Know was a collaborative performance and exhibition featuring Dathini Mzayiya, Brydon Bolton, Reza Khota, Thokozani Mthiyane, and Daniel Grey, held at the Factory […]
August 31, 2016

Postdoctoral, PhD, MA and Honours Awards Announcement for 2017

The closing date for applications and referee letters has been extended till 15 November 2016   DST-NRF Flagship on Critical Thought in African Humanities, Centre for […]
August 31, 2016

Seminar by Bongani Ndhlovu: ‘Apartheid’s Golden Age’

Reconnoitring alternative forms of resistance to apartheid South Africa, c1966-1979
August 29, 2016

Seminar by Janeke Thumbran: “Sisters are Building it for Themselves:”

Architecture, Self-Reliance and Trusteeship at the University of Pretoria, 1943 to present times
August 19, 2016

Seminar: The Making of MK: Whose Violence & to What End? The Debates of 1960–1 – Paul S. Landau

Centre for Humanities Research & Department of History, University of the Western Cape South African Contemporary History and Humanities Seminar Paul S. Landau (Department of History, […]
August 17, 2016

Die Name Wat Ons Gee/The Names That We Give

2015 Barrydale Festival with Net Vir Pret and Handspring Puppet Company
August 12, 2016

Seminar: Empty photographs: Ethnography and the lacunae of African history: Patricia Hayes

Centre for Humanities Research & Department of History, University of the Western Cape South African Contemporary History and Humanities Seminar Patricia Hayes (DST/NRF SARChI Chair in […]
August 12, 2016

Global Apartheid – A Genealogy of Biopolitical Sovereignty

DST NRF Flagship Next Generation Researcher Dr. Maurits Van Bever Donker will be co-teaching a graduate seminar alongside Professor Cesare Casarino in the Comparative Literature and […]
August 10, 2016

The CHR welcomes Visiting Scholars Professor Paul Landau and Dr Emily Landau

The Centre for Humanities Research and the Womens’ and Gender Studies Department at the University of the Western Cape welcomes Professor Paul Landau and Dr Emily […]
August 10, 2016

A Tale of Two Cities: Finding Storyville in the Archives: A Seminar by Emily Landau

The CHR DST/NRF Flagship in Critical Thought in African Humanities and the Women’s and Gender Studies Department at UWC invite you to a seminar by Dr. […]
August 5, 2016

Exhibition Launch: USAKOS: Photographs beyond Ruins

The Centre for Humanities Research and the Library invite you to the launch of an exhibition that  vividly evokes questions related to Sociology, Economics, History, Geography, […]
August 2, 2016

Seminar: Portugal’s Photographic Play: Drew Thompson

Centre for Humanities Research & Department of History, University of the Western Cape South African Contemporary History and Humanities Seminar Drew Thompson (Department of History, Bard […]