2015 Annual Report

In recognition of its achievements in Humanities research, publication and education since 2006, the Centre for Humanities Research (CHR) was selected as the national Department of Science and Technology and the National Research Foundation (DST-NRF) Flagship on Critical Thought in African Humanities in 2015. At the official launch of the Flagship in September 2015, Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, expressed her wish that the flagship would see the CHR graduating to the position of a national Centre of Excellence in the Humanities in the next five years

UWC CHR Annual Report 2015


2014 Annual Report

The Centre for Humanities Research of the University of the Western Cape undertook bold new steps to constitute new sites of humanities exchange in 2014. With this report we introduce the proposed Flagship in Critical Thought in African Humanities (FLACTAH) and report on the research of CHR in 2014.

UWC CHR Annual Report 2014