Jul 18, 2018

Soft Thresholds

A Lecture by Rahul Mehrotra
Jun 29, 2018

Public Lecture: Elizabeth Giorgis

Professor Giorgis teaches Art Theory and Criticism in the Graduate School of the College of Performing and Visual Art at the Modern Art Museum: Gebre Kristos Desta Center at Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.
May 11, 2018

Public Lecture: South Africa’s Hosting of the 2018 BRICS Summit

Public Lecture hosted by The Centre for Humanities Research and the Department of Political Studies
Apr 11, 2018

Collaborative Voices Part 1. Two musicians in Johannesburg in the 1980s:

Please join us for a presentation by Biddy Partridge.
Mar 5, 2018

Sexual Violence: Remembering, Representing, Resisting

Dialogue on Troubling Seasons of Hate
Mar 5, 2018

Activities of the Chair in Aesthetic Theory and Material Performance

3 - 16 March 2018
Feb 15, 2018

Examining Malcolm X

A public lecture by Professor Richard Benson
Jun 14, 2017

Jazz and the Politics of Co-Creation

Jun 5, 2017

Public Lecture: Comparative Political Theory and Global Challenges

Vasileios Syros is a Senior Research Fellow of the Academy of Finland at the Finnish Centre of Political Thought & Conceptual Change.
May 16, 2017

Public Lecture: Professor Gopal Guru

The formation and practice of Social and Political Theory in the Indian conceptual imagination have, by and large, been a low profile enterprise.
Jun 10, 2016

In Service of What? The University’s Contemporary Conundrums: Public Lecture by Catarina Antunes Gomes

This is part of a lecture series on the Idea of the University in Africa.
Mar 2, 2016

Lecture Series on the University in Africa: Brian Raftopoulos

The CHR in the time of a global pandemic

In line with protocols introduced by government towards the prevention and containment of the COVID-19 virus, the CHR suspended its public events, seminars, and general fellowship program until further notice.  We wish CHR fellows, students, artists, colleagues and friends, as well as our partners and funders in South Africa and across the world much strength and compassion in these difficult times.


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