DatePersonTitleEvent-Type
Thursday, 14 September, 2017 - 23:30Didier Fassin An International and Interdisciplinary Initiative for Early-Career Scholars from the Global South funded by the Andrew W. Mellon FoundationAdvertisements
Wednesday, 26 July, 2017 - 12:00Sarah Nuttall WiSER Winter Programme in Critical ThoughtPublic Events
Monday, 12 June, 2017 - 15:00 Grieve ChelwaDoes economics have an ‘Africa Problem’? Some data and preliminary thoughts Seminars
Monday, 5 June, 2017 - 15:00 Robyn BlochThe apartheid historian’s struggle: black betrayal and its effectsSeminars
Thursday, 1 June, 2017 - 14:30Keith Breckenridge Using Zotero to automate documentary researchSeminars
Monday, 29 May, 2017 - 15:00 Achille MbembeFuture KnowledgesSeminars
Thursday, 25 May, 2017 - 13:00Tafadzwa Zvobgo The Role of Women in Election ViolenceSeminars
Tuesday, 23 May, 2017 - 18:00Adam Hanieh Class, State and the crisis of legitimacy in the Arab WorldSeminars
Monday, 22 May, 2017 - 15:00 Cynthia, and John Kros, Wright"You can write and remember but we are simply izithunguthu'"Seminars
Wednesday, 17 May, 2017 - 18:00Christa Kuljian De-Colonizing Science? The Case of Human Origins ResearchBook Launches
Tuesday, 16 May, 2017 - 17:30Keith Breckenridge Inaugural Lecture : Biometric capitalism and the future of HistoryPublic Events
Monday, 15 May, 2017 - 15:00 Daniel MagazinerAfrican Architecture, Education and Possibility in the 1960sSeminars
Monday, 15 May, 2017 - 13:00Hennie van Vuuren Apartheid Guns and ProfitBook Launches
Monday, 8 May, 2017 - 17:00 Lucy Allais‘Is there Western Philosophy?’ a discussion with Lucy Allais and Eusebius McKaiserSeminars
Thursday, 4 May, 2017 - 13:00Keith Breckenridge WIPES : Jane Guyer's Legacies, Logics, Logistics Essays in the Anthropology of the Platform EconomySeminars
Monday, 24 April, 2017 - 15:00 Edgar TaylorThe Tank Hill Party: Generational Politics and Decolonization in East AfricaSeminars
Wednesday, 19 April, 2017 - 16:00James Fowkes Building the ConstitutionSeminars
Saturday, 15 April, 2017 (All day)Keith Breckenridge Re-considering lung disease in South Africa : the politics of data and materiality in a century of mine silicosis.Advertisements
Thursday, 13 April, 2017 - 13:00Eva Riedke Material participation and the notion of ‘doing one’s share’: re-considering engagements in present-day virginity testingPublic Events
Tuesday, 11 April, 2017 - 13:00J. Daniel Elam Is the “global” in “global literature” the same as the “global” in “global climate change”?Seminars
Monday, 10 April, 2017 - 15:00 Gregory DowdAMfecaneRICA, 1650-1850: What can Historians of Native America Learn from Southern Africanists?Seminars
Thursday, 6 April, 2017 - 09:00Sarah Nuttall Cultural SolidaritiesSeminars
Monday, 3 April, 2017 - 15:00 Richard PithouseManichean Delirium (In the Time of Jacob Zuma)Seminars
Thursday, 30 March, 2017 - 14:00Michelle Leon African Studies -- New Online Resources for Teaching and ResearchPublic Events
Thursday, 30 March, 2017 - 13:00Zen Marie PhD Proposal Presentation : Site Specific Art in Johannesburg - Aesthetic Practice, Political Contestation and the Urban.Seminars
Wednesday, 29 March, 2017 - 13:00Marissa Mika Cobalt Blues: The Half Life of Radiotherapy in UgandaPublic Events
Tuesday, 28 March, 2017 - 13:00Kate Chandler Drone Publics?Seminars
Monday, 27 March, 2017 - 15:00 Candice JansenVULNERABILITIES OF THE IMAGE: Cedric Nunn & Coloured Family in StruggleSeminars
Thursday, 23 March, 2017 - 13:00Keith Breckenridge WISER Interrogating Political Economy Seminar : EconomizationSeminars
Wednesday, 22 March, 2017 - 16:00Stephen Graham Luxified skies: How vertical urban housing became an elite preserve Public Events
Wednesday, 22 March, 2017 - 12:00Reinhart Kössler Consequences of a Genocide: Politics of Apology between Namibia and GermanyPublic Events
Monday, 20 March, 2017 - 15:00 Bettina MalcomessMoving Image as chronotope of the Colonial ImaginationSeminars
Wednesday, 15 March, 2017 - 18:00Michael Neocosmos Launch of 'Thinking Freedom in Africa'Book Launches
Wednesday, 15 March, 2017 - 12:00David Johnson 'Left imperialism, or workers of the world unite? The colonial origins of South African socialismSeminars
Tuesday, 14 March, 2017 - 12:00Sumandro Chattapadhyay Unbundling the "WhatsApp Moment" in Indian Banking: Deregulation by CodePublic Events
Monday, 13 March, 2017 - 15:00 Nompumelelo Zinhle Manzini African Conceptions of Person as Gendered, Ableist and Anti-queerSeminars
Monday, 6 March, 2017 - 15:00 Andreas KalyvasCarl Schmitt's Postcolonial ImaginationSeminars
Monday, 27 February, 2017 - 15:00 Rita KesselringBodies of Truth: Law, Memory and Emancipation in Post-Apartheid South Africa. Book discussion and launchSeminars
Thursday, 23 February, 2017 - 13:00Richard Rottenburg Evidences and FuturesPublic Events
Wednesday, 22 February, 2017 - 13:00Richard Rottenburg Discussion -- Far fetched facts : A parable of development aidSeminars
Monday, 20 February, 2017 - 15:00 Marielle DebosLiving by the Gun in Chad: Combatants, Impunity and State FormationSeminars
Tuesday, 14 February, 2017 - 09:00Keith Breckenridge Johannesburg Colloquium on the Future of Legal IdentityCollaborations
Wednesday, 16 November, 2016 - 18:00Catherine Burns Launch of 'Sol Plaatje’s Native Life in South Africa'Book Launches
Monday, 7 November, 2016 - 15:00 Lumkile MondiFrom proprietorship, public companies to pyramid ownership and control: The evolution of the Financialisation of the South African Economy Seminars
Monday, 31 October, 2016 - 15:00 Victoria Collis-ButheleziOther Universals: India, Africa, the Caribbean and Un-national Thought of the Southern HemisphereSeminars
Monday, 24 October, 2016 - 15:00 Emery KalemaThe Mulele rebellion (D.R. Congo) and the politics of forgettingSeminars
Monday, 17 October, 2016 - 15:00 Christi KrugerWhite on the margin: post-apartheid white poverty and the politics of homogeneitySeminars
Tuesday, 11 October, 2016 - 13:00Véronique Tadjo A City’s Memory: Kigali 22 Years after the Rwandan GenocideSeminars
Monday, 10 October, 2016 - 15:00 Sarah Emily Duff‘From Young Adults to Teenagers: Sex Education Manuals and the Making of Modern Youth in Apartheid South Africa’Seminars
Monday, 10 October, 2016 - 13:00Grant Farred Philosophy: Uncommon SenseSeminars
Monday, 3 October, 2016 - 15:00 Jamie MillerAn African Volk: The Apartheid Regime and its Search for SurvivalSeminars
Monday, 26 September, 2016 - 15:00 Peter GeschiereHomosexuality, Witchcraft, Freemasonry - Postcolonial Obsessions in Cameroon and elsewhereSeminars
Thursday, 22 September, 2016 - 18:00Thiven Reddy Launch of 'South Africa, Settler Colonialism and the Failures of Liberal Democracy'Book Launches
Monday, 19 September, 2016 - 17:00Jacklyn Cock Complex Relations of Marxism and Feminism : Democratic MarxismPublic Events
Monday, 19 September, 2016 - 15:00 Nancy Rose HuntA Nervous StateSeminars
Thursday, 15 September, 2016 - 17:30Matt Cook Traces, Glimmers, Residues, and Specks of ThingsPublic Events
Tuesday, 13 September, 2016 - 17:30Matt Cook AIDS and Archives of Emotion in the UKPublic Events
Monday, 12 September, 2016 - 15:00 Shaun Franklin"Worse than Apartheid?" Measuring educational progress since democracySeminars
Tuesday, 6 September, 2016 - 12:00Stefan Helgesson Literary Theory and South-South Comparison: The Case of the São Paulo SchoolSeminars
Monday, 5 September, 2016 - 15:00 Khumisho MogueraneEveryday identities, formal schooling and the practice of nationalism in Bechuanaland in the early twentieth centurySeminars
Monday, 5 September, 2016 - 15:00 Keith BreckenridgeAadhaar and the superindex : India's UID and the politics of database normalizationSeminars
Monday, 5 September, 2016 - 13:00Hlonipha Mokoena “...if Black girls had long hair”Public Events
Tuesday, 30 August, 2016 - 12:00Ngaka Mosiane The Body and City SpaceSeminars
Monday, 29 August, 2016 - 15:00 Carolyn DinshawBlack Skin, Green Masks: Medieval Foliate Heads, Racial Trauma, and Queer World-making.Seminars
Wednesday, 24 August, 2016 - 18:00Anthony Bogues Decolonisation and Beyond: Three Lectures on Sylvia WynterSeminars
Wednesday, 24 August, 2016 - 13:00Chabani Manganyi Discussion of 'Apartheid and the Making of a Black Psychologist'Book Launches
Tuesday, 23 August, 2016 - 13:00Sarah Nuttall Theory from the South: Where are We?Public Events
Monday, 22 August, 2016 - 10:00Juan Obarrio Africa in TheorySeminars
Monday, 15 August, 2016 - 15:00 Linda GordonUnemployed activism in the 1930s : long-term structural change, gender and the meanings of independenceSeminars
Sunday, 14 August, 2016 - 10:00Sarah Nuttall Knowledge FuturesSeminars
Thursday, 11 August, 2016 - 17:00Vivek Chibber The Promise and Pitfalls of Postcolonial TheoryCollaborations
Monday, 8 August, 2016 - 15:00 Drew ThompsonID'ing Mozambique's Post-Independence Development and History from 1975 to 1993Seminars
Monday, 8 August, 2016 - 10:00Sarah Nuttall The Climate of RaceSeminars
Thursday, 4 August, 2016 - 15:00 Noah TamarkinBecoming Genetic Jews: Lemba Political Histories of Racial, Religious, and Cultural Difference in Twentieth-Century South AfricaSeminars
Monday, 25 July, 2016 - 15:00 Sam DalySworn on the Gun: Law and Crime in the Nigerian Civil War, 1967-1970.Seminars
Wednesday, 20 July, 2016 - 13:00Richard Pithouse Launch of 'Writing the Decline'Book Launches
Sunday, 10 July, 2016 - 18:00Keith Breckenridge Technology Studies in Africa Collaborations
Thursday, 7 July, 2016 - 09:00Pamila Gupta Toxicity, Waste, DetritusSeminars
Tuesday, 5 July, 2016 - 12:00Madhumita Lahiri Children of the Sun: W.E.B. Du Bois, Jessie Redmon Fauset, and The Brownies’ Book (1920-21)Seminars
Tuesday, 28 June, 2016 - 13:00Monica Popescu Aesthetic Systems and the Cold War: Rethinking African Literary HistorySeminars
Wednesday, 15 June, 2016 - 13:00Leslie James The Face of FascismSeminars
Thursday, 9 June, 2016 - 13:15Catherine Burns Silicosis: Past, Present, and FutureCollaborations
Monday, 6 June, 2016 - 15:00 Ruth SacksObject Agencies: Congolese artifacts as exhibition organisms Seminars
Tuesday, 31 May, 2016 - 17:00Lisa Vetten Gender Based Violence and Rape Culture on CampusCollaborations
Tuesday, 31 May, 2016 - 13:00Tom Penfold Writing the City from BelowSeminars
Tuesday, 31 May, 2016 - 12:00Simonne Horowitz TransplantSeminars
Monday, 30 May, 2016 - 15:00 Taiwo Adetunji OsinubiProvincializing Slavery: Abolition, Law, Slave SubjectsSeminars
Monday, 30 May, 2016 - 08:45Achille Mbembe Advanced Study Seminar on Violence, Non-Violence, and the Future of DemocracyPublic Events
Thursday, 26 May, 2016 - 12:30David Johnson Clements Kadalie and the language of freedomSeminars
Monday, 23 May, 2016 - 15:00 Simonne HorwitzRace, gender and the South African ‘blood wars’.Seminars
Wednesday, 18 May, 2016 - 18:00Ilana van Wyk Launch of 'A Church of Strangers'Book Launches
Monday, 16 May, 2016 - 15:00 Ngaka MosianeLivelihoods, the body, and city space. Seminars
Wednesday, 11 May, 2016 - 18:00Maxim Bolt Launch of 'Zimbabwe’s Migrants and South Africa’s Border Farms'Book Launches
Wednesday, 11 May, 2016 - 15:00Keith Breckenridge Digital Humanities : Zotero and the research databasesPublic Events
Wednesday, 11 May, 2016 - 11:30Grace Musila Launch of 'A Death Retold in Truth and Rumour'Book Launches
Monday, 9 May, 2016 - 15:00 Eric AllinaFrom 'New Man' to Superman: The politics of work and socialism, from Maputo to Karl-Marx-Stadt, c. 1982 Seminars
Thursday, 5 May, 2016 - 14:00Keith Breckenridge Political Economy Seminar on Hirschman's Exit Voice and LoyaltySeminars
Monday, 25 April, 2016 - 15:00 Ellison TjireraCity as a Creature of Law – Revisiting Windhoek’s Legal Architecture Seminars
Wednesday, 20 April, 2016 - 17:30Thula Simpson Launch of 'Umkhonto we Sizwe: The ANC’S Armed Struggle'Book Launches
Monday, 18 April, 2016 - 15:00 John StremlauValid Voting? Electoral Integrity and the Role of Pan-African Observers in Advancing Peace and Democratic GovernanceSeminars
Sunday, 17 April, 2016 - 12:00Sarah Emily Duff Call for Nominations: Fass-Sandin Article Prize for 2016Advertisements
Friday, 15 April, 2016 - 12:00Victoria Hume Can music help us understand delirium in hospital? Public Events
Thursday, 14 April, 2016 - 13:00Nicole Fleetwood Carceral Aesthetics: Prison Art and Public CultureSeminars
Tuesday, 12 April, 2016 - 17:30Keith Breckenridge Public Positions: The Implications of Anglo's FallPublic Positions
Monday, 11 April, 2016 - 15:00 Neo Lekgotla laga RamoupiA Critique of the Discourse on Africanization of Knowledge In the Universities in Africa: The Whys and How Far in Cameroon and South AfricaSeminars
Tuesday, 5 April, 2016 - 18:00Ebrahim Deen Boko Haram : Nigeria's Militancy ProblemPublic Events
Monday, 4 April, 2016 - 15:00 Yasmina Martin"Now I am not scared": Transnational HIV/AIDS Activism through the lens of Simon NkoliSeminars
Thursday, 24 March, 2016 - 15:00 David CohenSmall matter of truthSeminars
Tuesday, 22 March, 2016 - 14:00Keith Breckenridge Political Economy seminar on Mackenzie's Material Markets (OUP, 2008)Seminars
Thursday, 17 March, 2016 - 17:00Saleem Badat Deciphering the Meanings of the South African Higher Education Student ProtestsSeminars
Tuesday, 15 March, 2016 - 18:00Roger Southall Launch of 'The New Black Middle Class in South Africa'Public Events
Monday, 14 March, 2016 - 15:00 Julie Parle‘A drug, like a scalpel, in an unskilled hand is a dangerous weapon…’ : South African struggles over pharmaceutical regulatory authority, 1930s to 1960sSeminars
Thursday, 10 March, 2016 - 14:00Shireen Hassim Chantal Mouffe in ConversationCollaborations
Thursday, 10 March, 2016 - 08:30Graham Furniss The British Academy and the Association of Commonwealth Universities on research cultures and the issues surrounding early career researchers in African universitiesPublic Events
Wednesday, 9 March, 2016 - 13:00Laura Foster Re-Inventing Hoodia: Patentability, Materiality, and the Making of Belonging in South AfricaSeminars
Wednesday, 9 March, 2016 - 11:00Polo Moji David Coplan Workshops with Graham FurnissSeminars
Monday, 7 March, 2016 - 17:00Graham Furniss Visions of an Alternative World: The Early Appeal of Boko HaramPublic Events
Monday, 7 March, 2016 - 15:00 Claudia GastrowMusseque Nation: Uncivil Citizens and Urban Space in Luanda, AngolaSeminars
Wednesday, 2 March, 2016 - 18:00Pumla Dineo Gqola Launch of 'Rape: A South African Nightmare'Book Launches
Tuesday, 1 March, 2016 (All day)Sarah Nuttall New people at WISER in 2016Advertisements
Monday, 29 February, 2016 - 15:00 Joshua WalkerFace Values: Trust and Suspicion in Democratic Republic of CongoSeminars
Thursday, 25 February, 2016 - 14:00Keith Breckenridge Interrogating Political Economy seminar on Fred Cooper's Africa in the World: Capitalism, Empire, Nation-State (Harvard, 2014)Seminars
Wednesday, 24 February, 2016 - 18:00Steven Robins Launch of 'Letters of Stone'Book Launches
Monday, 22 February, 2016 - 15:00 Samantha ViceAesthetic InjusticeSeminars
Wednesday, 17 February, 2016 - 18:00Khadija Patel Intersectional Writing in Times of ProtestPublic Positions
Friday, 5 February, 2016 - 12:00Keith Breckenridge PhD Presentation Lumkile MondiSeminars
Saturday, 21 November, 2015 - 14:30Achille Mbembe Ahmed Kathrada Foundation Annual LecturePublic Events
Monday, 16 November, 2015 - 09:00Stephen Sparks History after EP ThompsonCollaborations
Thursday, 12 November, 2015 - 10:00Stephen Sparks History after E.P. ThompsonCollaborations
Saturday, 24 October, 2015 - 18:00Panashe Chigumadzi Launch of 'Sweet Medicine'Book Launches
Thursday, 22 October, 2015 - 14:00Keith Breckenridge Interrogating Political Economy seminar on Seekings and Nattrass -- Policy, Politics and Poverty in South Africa (Palgrave, 2015)Seminars
Wednesday, 21 October, 2015 - 09:00Joshua Walker Report from DRC Conference: "Post-Extractive Futures: Living Without and Beyond Diamonds in Mbujimayi"Collaborations
Friday, 16 October, 2015 - 14:00Lisa Vetten Who Cares? Post-Rape Services and the Expanded Public Works Programme in South Africa Seminars
Thursday, 15 October, 2015 - 13:00Saul Dubow Racial Irredentism, Ethnogenesis, and White Supremacy in High-Apartheid South AfricaSeminars
Monday, 12 October, 2015 - 13:00David Theo Goldberg Launch of 'Are We All Postracial Yet?'Book Launches
Thursday, 8 October, 2015 - 13:00Lucy Allais Kant on Race and Kant’s RacismPublic Events
Wednesday, 7 October, 2015 - 16:00Achille Mbembe The Politics of Aspiration and the End of Utopia Public Events
Tuesday, 6 October, 2015 - 13:00Nigel Gibson Fanon in Tunis: Politics and PsychiatrySeminars
Monday, 5 October, 2015 - 13:00Achille Mbembe Concerning Violence: Reading Beyond SartreSeminars
Monday, 5 October, 2015 - 11:00Manon Denoun Forms across the Global Village Exposures and Exhibition For and From Makwacha (Democratic Republic of Congo)Seminars
Friday, 2 October, 2015 - 13:00Achille Mbembe What Fanon Said FestPublic Events
Friday, 2 October, 2015 - 11:00Stuart Whipps Photography and ArchiveSeminars
Thursday, 1 October, 2015 - 13:00Danny Herwitz Post-Postcolonial: Figaro South of the ZambesiSeminars
Thursday, 24 September, 2015 - 13:00Lumkile Mondi The Political Economy of Energy : Doctoral Thesis ProposalSeminars
Tuesday, 22 September, 2015 - 17:00Deborah James The New Middle Class in the Global SouthSeminars
Monday, 21 September, 2015 - 17:00Simon Wood Viewing MobilityPublic Events
Thursday, 17 September, 2015 - 18:00Elleke Boehmer Launch of 'The Shouting in the Dark' and 'Indian Arrivals'Book Launches
Thursday, 17 September, 2015 - 14:00Keith Breckenridge Interrogating Political Economy seminar on Jim Ferguson's Give a Man a Fish: Reflections on the New Politics of DistributionSeminars
Thursday, 17 September, 2015 - 12:00Federico Navarrete Race, Violence and Death in Post-National MexicoPublic Events
Wednesday, 16 September, 2015 - 16:45Sarah Nuttall Humanitarian/Consumer?Seminars
Saturday, 12 September, 2015 - 14:00Terry Kurgan Launch of 'Wide Angle: Photography as Participatory Practice'Book Launches
Tuesday, 8 September, 2015 - 18:00Catherine Burns Book Launch: Justin Pearce's Political Identity and Conflict in Central Angola, 1975–2002Book Launches
Thursday, 3 September, 2015 - 11:00Keith Breckenridge New technologies and strategies in Digital HistoryPublic Events
Thursday, 27 August, 2015 - 13:00Mariusz Lukasiewicz Mines, Information and Imperialism: The making of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and the Chamber of Mines. 1886-1889Seminars
Thursday, 20 August, 2015 - 13:00Keith Breckenridge Interrogating Political Economy seminar on Catherine Boone's Property and political order in Africa: land rights and the structure of politicsSeminars
Wednesday, 19 August, 2015 - 18:00Kim Gurney The Art of Public SpacePublic Events
Monday, 17 August, 2015 - 13:00Robert G. O’Meally Liquid at the BordersSeminars
Thursday, 13 August, 2015 - 18:00Ricardo Soares de Oliviera Angola Since the Civil War: Oil, Reconstruction and Illiberal StatebuildingBook Launches
Thursday, 13 August, 2015 - 13:00Howard Stein Formalization, Dispossession and the G8 Land Agenda in AfricaPublic Events
Sunday, 9 August, 2015 - 16:00Achille Mbembe Opening of 1:1 by Alinka EcheverríaPublic Events
Thursday, 6 August, 2015 - 17:30Achille Mbembe Book Lounge Launch of On The PostcolonyBook Launches
Thursday, 6 August, 2015 - 13:00Jay Schutte Made in Other WordsSeminars
Wednesday, 5 August, 2015 - 18:00Achille Mbembe JCPZ Public DialoguePublic Events
Thursday, 30 July, 2015 - 13:00Victoria J. Collis-Buthelezi Literary Education and Manufacturing Consent: Soga, Rhodes, and The Colored American MagazineSeminars
Wednesday, 29 July, 2015 - 15:00Anne Pollock Synthesising Hope: Global Health, Postcolonial Science, and South African Drug DiscoveryPublic Events
Saturday, 25 July, 2015 - 17:00Dilip Menon Indian Ocean EnergiesSeminars
Tuesday, 21 July, 2015 - 17:30Srikant Saranghi The Black/Grey Box of Expertise in Professional PracticePublic Events
Thursday, 16 July, 2015 - 14:00Keith Breckenridge Interrogating South African Political Economy : Fine and Rustomjee's Minerals-Energy ComplexPublic Positions
Wednesday, 15 July, 2015 - 14:00Lisa Vetten Consent, Rights and the Regulation of Childhood and Adolescent Sexuality in South Africa Seminars
Tuesday, 30 June, 2015 - 17:30Gary Wilder Freedom TimePublic Events
Monday, 29 June, 2015 - 10:30Achille Mbembe Public Events at the JWTCPublic Events
Monday, 22 June, 2015 - 18:00Sharad Chari Antipode Foundation's 5th Institute for Geographies of Justice, 21-25 June 2015Public Events
Thursday, 11 June, 2015 - 18:00Achille Mbembe On the PostcolonyPublic Events
Thursday, 4 June, 2015 - 18:00Achille Mbembe Reinventing Pan-Africanism in the Age of XenophobiaPublic Events
Monday, 1 June, 2015 - 18:00Jason Hickel Democracy as Death: The Moral Order of Anti-Liberal Politics in South AfricaBook Launches
Monday, 1 June, 2015 - 15:00 Emery KalemaThe Mulele rebellion (D.R. Congo) and the production of sufferingSeminars
Thursday, 28 May, 2015 - 17:30Isabel Hofmeyr Ten Books that Shaped the British Empire: Creating an Imperial CommonsBook Launches
Monday, 25 May, 2015 - 15:00 Belinda BozzoliThe Weberian state, civility and explanations of rapeSeminars
Monday, 25 May, 2015 - 13:00Peter Danchin Between Rationality and Reason: Can There Be a Unified Theory of Religious Freedom?Public Events
Thursday, 21 May, 2015 - 13:00Tim Wright Mutant City: On Partial Transformations in Three Johannesburg NarrativesSeminars
Tuesday, 19 May, 2015 - 18:00Keith Breckenridge Public positions on History and Politics : Piketty's Capital in the 21st CenturyPublic Positions
Monday, 18 May, 2015 - 15:00 Dilip MenonThe Great Flood and Modern Times: colonial history and abbreviated timeSeminars
Thursday, 14 May, 2015 - 13:00Terry Kurgan Family Affairs: Acts of Memory and ImaginationSeminars
Tuesday, 12 May, 2015 - 18:00Sarah Nuttall Jonny Steinberg Launch of Stephen Clingman’s 'Birthmark'Book Launches
Tuesday, 12 May, 2015 - 13:00Joshua Walker Lines of Communication: On the Micropolitics and Meanings of Electricity in Mbujimayi, DR CongoSeminars
Monday, 11 May, 2015 - 15:00 David DickinsonProtecting Unprotected Strikes: Casual Workers and New Technologies of Struggle in the South African Post OfficeSeminars
Thursday, 7 May, 2015 - 12:00Claudia Gastrow Public Space: Infrastructure and Informality in the Splintering CityPublic Events
Wednesday, 6 May, 2015 - 10:00Neo Muyanga Two Events by Neo MuyangaPublic Events
Monday, 4 May, 2015 - 15:00 Thembisa WaetjenPoppies and Gold: 'Transit' Labour and Narcopolitics on the Witwatersrand, 1904-1910Seminars
Monday, 4 May, 2015 - 10:00Achille Mbembe Responding to the Challenges of Racism in a Post-Apartheid South AfricaAdvertisements
Friday, 1 May, 2015 (All day)Corinne Kratz CFP African Critical Inquiry ProgrammeAdvertisements
Wednesday, 22 April, 2015 - 18:00Achille Mbembe Decolonizing the University Now: Five New DirectionsPublic Events
Monday, 20 April, 2015 - 15:00 Kirk SidesEcologies of Relation: Post-Slavery, Post-Apartheid and Rethinking Race Across the AtlanticSeminars
Monday, 20 April, 2015 - 10:00Keith Breckenridge The Hague Colloquium on the Future of Legal IdentityCollaborations
Wednesday, 15 April, 2015 - 17:30Deborah James Money from NothingBook Launches
Tuesday, 14 April, 2015 - 18:00Ran Greenstein Israeli Elections: Will Anything Change?Public Events
Monday, 13 April, 2015 - 15:00 Antina von SchnitzlerLate Apartheid Techno-Politics and Temporalities of TransitionSeminars
Wednesday, 1 April, 2015 - 12:00Sarah Nuttall Forensic Infrastructure: Building the Global SouthPublic Events
Monday, 30 March, 2015 - 15:00 Liz ThornberrySexual Consent and Political Legitimacy in the 19th Century Eastern CapeSeminars
Friday, 27 March, 2015 - 11:30Nuruddin Farah Hiding in Plain SightPublic Events
Thursday, 26 March, 2015 - 18:00Wang Hui Four Modernities: Japan, China, Africa, and IndiaPublic Events
Monday, 23 March, 2015 - 15:00 Lynn ThomasAgency in African historySeminars
Thursday, 19 March, 2015 - 18:00Raymond Suttner Launch of Raymond Suttner's new book : Recovering Democracy in South AfricaBook Launches
Tuesday, 17 March, 2015 - 18:00Shireen Hassim Public positions on History and Politics : Racism, recognition and justicePublic Positions
Monday, 16 March, 2015 - 15:00 Amy NiangA Community out of Empire: the French Union (1946-58) as a postcolonial experiment in multinational politySeminars
Wednesday, 11 March, 2015 - 13:00Sarah Nuttall Reading the Booker: Reflections from Southern AfricaCollaborations
Monday, 9 March, 2015 - 15:00 Danai MupotsaProper Sex: Making Tea, Pure Romance and the Lazy ManSeminars
Monday, 2 March, 2015 - 15:00 Keith BreckenridgeTo Think Better than the State will Allow : the short history of the South African HumanitiesSeminars
Tuesday, 24 February, 2015 - 18:00Cherryl Walker Launch of Land Divided, Land Restored edited by Ben Cousins and Cherryl WalkerBook Launches
Monday, 23 February, 2015 - 15:00 Rosa WilliamsMorbid Circulations: Labour Migration, Alcohol and the Colonial Politics of Life in Early 20C MozambiqueSeminars
Thursday, 19 February, 2015 - 12:00Pamila Gupta Vernacular Photography - Africa and IndiaPublic Events
Wednesday, 18 February, 2015 - 17:30Paul Weinberg The Other CameraPublic Events
Monday, 16 February, 2015 - 15:00 Allen IsaacmanCahora Bassa : Extending South Africa's Tentacles of Empire 1965-2010Seminars
Wednesday, 11 February, 2015 - 17:30Penny Siopis Time and AgainPublic Events
Monday, 15 December, 2014 (All day) Medical Humanities Doctoral FellowshipsAdvertisements
Thursday, 4 December, 2014 (All day) Race and the New Orders of Theory: A WorkshopSeminars
Tuesday, 2 December, 2014 - 17:00Stephanie Allais The Matric as Metric : Public Positions on Social JusticePublic Positions
Sunday, 30 November, 2014 - 12:00Najibha Deshmukh Internal Appointment of Wits University research secondmentsAdvertisements
Monday, 10 November, 2014 - 18:00Neo Muyanga Bard College: A Study in Sound and ImagePublic Events
Monday, 10 November, 2014 - 09:00Derek Peterson African Studies in the Digital AgePublic Events
Thursday, 6 November, 2014 - 12:00Khadija Patel Duke University: Re-inventing Suburbia in JohannesburgPublic Events
Monday, 3 November, 2014 - 09:00Keith Breckenridge WISER calls for financial support for the Treatment Action CampaignAdvertisements
Saturday, 1 November, 2014 (All day)Sarah Nuttall Fellowships at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard UniversityAdvertisements
Wednesday, 29 October, 2014 - 18:00Jacob Dlamini Book Discussion - Jacob Dlamini's AskariPublic Events
Thursday, 23 October, 2014 - 15:00Tim Carmichael Sihr, Karama and Social Prestige in Harär, Ethiopia: Reifying Ethnic Differences Through Oral Narratives of Islamic PreeminenceSeminars
Thursday, 23 October, 2014 (All day) University of Paris 8 awards Achille Mbembe an Honorary DoctoratePublic Events
Monday, 20 October, 2014 - 17:30Keith Breckenridge Launch of Biometric State : The global politics of identification and surveillance in South Africa, 1850 to the PresentBook Launches
Wednesday, 15 October, 2014 - 13:00Christa Kuljian Rocking the CradlePublic Events
Tuesday, 14 October, 2014 - 17:00 Launch of Pamila Gupta's 'The Relic State'Book Launches
Tuesday, 14 October, 2014 - 13:15 Ivan Vladislavić in conversation with Stefan HelgessonPublic Events
Wednesday, 8 October, 2014 - 13:00 Living together/living apart – the complexity of homePublic Events
Tuesday, 7 October, 2014 - 17:00Marie Huchzermeyer Public Positions : The Right to the CityPublic Positions
Tuesday, 7 October, 2014 - 12:00 Arrival City: Redesigning Park Station and the Precinct Public Events
Friday, 26 September, 2014 - 13:15Jonny Steinberg Book Launch : Jonny Steinberg's A Man of Good HopeBook Launches
Thursday, 25 September, 2014 - 18:00Nithaya Chetty Academic Freedom in South Africa : A public discussion of two booksPublic Events
Tuesday, 23 September, 2014 - 13:00Louise Bethlehem Surface Tensions: Bodies, Buildings and Haptic ContagionPublic Events
Monday, 22 September, 2014 - 12:00Peter Rosendorff Transparency, Protest and Political (in)StabilityPublic Events
Friday, 12 September, 2014 - 13:00Saul Dubow Apartheid. A Book Launch and discussionBook Launches
Tuesday, 2 September, 2014 - 17:30 Colloquium on Medical Male CircumcisionPublic Events
Monday, 1 September, 2014 - 17:00Mark Heywood Public and Private Health Systems and the quality of carePublic Positions
Tuesday, 26 August, 2014 - 17:00 Some Kind of Woman? Gender Politics, Twenty Years LaterPublic Events
Thursday, 21 August, 2014 - 13:00Christa Kuljian Sanctuary: How an Inner City Church Spilled onto a SidewalkSeminars
Wednesday, 13 August, 2014 (All day) Curating the Afropolitan City: New Ethnographies of JohannesburgSeminars
Thursday, 7 August, 2014 - 17:00 Neo Muyanga in ConcertPublic Events
Thursday, 7 August, 2014 - 14:00Lucy Allais Philosophy Debate on Ubuntu: Lucy Allais (Wits) and Thad Metz (UJ), chaired by Eusebius McKaiserPublic Events
Thursday, 7 August, 2014 (All day) The Arts of Human Rights: Day TwoSeminars
Wednesday, 6 August, 2014 - 18:00 The Art(s) of Forensics: A Cross-Disciplinary ConversationPublic Events
Wednesday, 6 August, 2014 (All day) The Arts of Human Rights: Day OneSeminars
Tuesday, 5 August, 2014 - 18:00 Notes on Human Rights in Africa: A Public Presentation and ConversationPublic Events
Wednesday, 30 July, 2014 - 17:30Gabeba Baderoon Launch of Regarding Muslims: From Slavery to Post-ApartheidBook Launches
Thursday, 24 July, 2014 - 13:00Kirk B. Sides Geographies of Creolization: Thomas Mofolo’s Chaka and the 'Forgotten' Canon of African LiteratureSeminars
Monday, 21 July, 2014 - 17:00Aninka Claassens Public Positions : Property, communal land, and traditional leadershipPublic Positions
Monday, 7 July, 2014 - 09:00 JWTC 2014: Week TwoPublic Events
Tuesday, 1 July, 2014 - 09:00Siba Grovugui Race to Commonwealth: Universalism in International LawPublic Events
Monday, 30 June, 2014 - 18:30David Theo Goldberg Histories of Anti-Racism: Commemorating Stuart HallPublic Events
Monday, 30 June, 2014 - 15:30Ruha Benjamin Can the Subaltern Genome Code? Rethinking Race, Science, and SubjectivityPublic Events
Monday, 30 June, 2014 - 10:00Achille Mbembe Raceless Futures in Critical Black ThoughtPublic Events
Sunday, 29 June, 2014 - 10:00 JWTC 2014: Week OnePublic Events
Sunday, 29 June, 2014 - 09:30Achille Mbembe History of Non-Racialism in South Africa: Ahmed Kathrada in Conversation with Achille MbembePublic Events
Sunday, 29 June, 2014 - 09:30 JWTC 2014: Johannesburg EventsPublic Events
Friday, 27 June, 2014 - 17:30Kavita Sivaramakrishnan New Pathologies and Old Susceptibilities: Aging and Chronic Disease in India and South Africa (1940-50s)Public Events
Friday, 27 June, 2014 - 09:30Catherine Burns Age and the Body: Cultures and ConversationsPublic Events
Thursday, 26 June, 2014 - 19:30 Videobrasil 30 YearsPublic Events
Thursday, 26 June, 2014 - 12:00M. Neelika Jayawardane Immobilised by ImmigrationSeminars
Tuesday, 24 June, 2014 - 18:00 M. Neelika Jayawardane in Conversation with David GoldblattAdvertisements
Monday, 23 June, 2014 - 15:00 Jonathan KlaarenRegulating the South African Judiciary: 2012-2013WISH Seminars
Sunday, 15 June, 2014 - 12:00Achille Mbembe CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: New Ethnographies of JohannesburgSeminars
Monday, 9 June, 2014 - 15:00 Dilip MenonDegeneration and satyagraha: Hind Swaraj and the crisis of liberal democracyWISH Seminars
Wednesday, 4 June, 2014 - 17:30Catherine Burns Migrancy and HealthPublic Events
Monday, 2 June, 2014 - 15:00 Catherine BurnsRace, Sex, Birth and Blood in South African History : “Rhesus sensitization in the Bantu” in South Africa, 1940 to 1970WISH Seminars
Thursday, 29 May, 2014 - 14:00Insa Nolte The Survey as a Social Event: What field notes tell us about the quality and contextuality of quantitative dataPublic Events
Monday, 26 May, 2014 - 17:00Zweli Jolobe Public Positions : The crisis of democratic representation in local governmentPublic Positions
Monday, 26 May, 2014 - 15:00 Aurelia Segatti“Mobutu’s Ghost”: Mobilising against foreign retailers in Kinshasa (DRC). Indigenization, autochthony and emerging urban subjectivitiesWISH Seminars
Thursday, 22 May, 2014 - 14:00Daniela Goeller Impilo Mapantsula : The role of imagination, narrative and story-telling in IsiPantsula culture and dancePublic Events
Monday, 19 May, 2014 - 15:00 Paige SweetUnquoting the Past: Authorship and Appropriation in Zakes Mda’s The Heart of RednessWISH Seminars
Saturday, 17 May, 2014 - 12:00Keith Breckenridge Workshop 1 : ConclusionCollaborations
Thursday, 15 May, 2014 - 18:00Sarah Nuttall Sven Augustijnen's 'Spectres' at WiSERPublic Events
Monday, 12 May, 2014 - 15:00 Ruth SacksLooking for the Congo in Congo Style: Dreamscapes in Belgian Art Nouveau and the nightmare of the African colonyWISH Seminars
Monday, 5 May, 2014 - 17:00Achille Mbembe Launch of The Cambridge Companion to Nelson MandelaBook Launches
Monday, 5 May, 2014 - 11:00Keith Breckenridge Programme for Workshop 1 : The Global South as an idea and a source of theoryCollaborations
Tuesday, 15 April, 2014 - 14:30Adrien Delmas 20 Years into Democracy: South Africa and Social SciencesSeminars
Tuesday, 15 April, 2014 - 12:00Monica Popescu Beyond the Black Atlantic: Angola, The Eastern Bloc and the Cold WarPublic Events
Monday, 14 April, 2014 - 16:30Julia Hornberger Public Positions : Police against the PeoplePublic Positions
Friday, 11 April, 2014 - 12:30Raewyn Connell Thinking gender from the global SouthPublic Events
Thursday, 10 April, 2014 - 16:30Department of Sociology Life and Legacies of Stuart HallCollaborations
Tuesday, 8 April, 2014 - 13:00Karin Barber Audiences and publics in AfricaCollaborations
Monday, 7 April, 2014 - 13:00Emery Kalema Violence and Memory: The Mulele rebellion in Postcolonial DR CongoPublic Events
Thursday, 3 April, 2014 - 14:00Tamar Garb Retrotopia: “Secretly I Will Love You More”Public Events
Thursday, 27 March, 2014 - 14:00Anne Allison Precarious JapanPublic Events
Thursday, 27 March, 2014 - 11:30Deborah James Deeper into a hole: borrowing and lending in South AfricaPublic Events
Wednesday, 26 March, 2014 - 18:00Caroline Kihato Launch of Migrant Women of JohannesburgBook Launches
Wednesday, 26 March, 2014 - 08:30Hylton White Temporariness and the Everyday Conversations with Charles Piot and Ann AllisonCollaborations
Tuesday, 25 March, 2014 - 08:00PhD Fellows Social Theory Reading Group: The Writings of Stuart HallSeminars
Monday, 24 March, 2014 - 17:00Jonathan Klaaren Public Positions on History and Politics : The Cost of JusticePublic Positions
Friday, 21 March, 2014 - 12:00Sarah Nuttall Call for applications to 2014 annual JWTC sessionCollaborations
Thursday, 13 March, 2014 - 14:00Bruce Janz Digital Place and Urban SpacePublic Events
Tuesday, 4 March, 2014 - 18:00Sarah Nuttall Launch of Mark Gevisser's Lost and Found in JohannesburgBook Launches
Sunday, 23 February, 2014 - 14:15 Three WiSER-Duke Writing Fellowships AwardedPublic Events
Thursday, 13 February, 2014 - 17:30Catherine Burns The trouble with being female in politicsPublic Events
Thursday, 13 February, 2014 - 09:00STS Africa Mapping Science and Technology in Africa: Traveling Technologies and Global Dis\ordersCollaborations
Wednesday, 12 February, 2014 - 16:00Faeeza Ballim Mapping Science and Technology in Africa: Traveling technologies and global dis\ordersCollaborations
Tuesday, 11 February, 2014 - 14:00Keith Breckenridge Discussion of Sujit Sivasundaram's IslandedPublic Events
Friday, 7 February, 2014 - 18:30Catherine Burns Interdisciplinary Collaboration: Clare Loveday (composer) and Nandipha Mntambo (artist)Public Events
Thursday, 14 November, 2013 - 14:00Isabel Hofmeyr Telescopic Modernism: Ulysses, the Stars, and South AfricaPublic Events
Thursday, 31 October, 2013 - 12:00Sarah Nuttall WiSER-DUKE Writing FellowshipAdvertisements
Thursday, 24 October, 2013 - 14:00Nick Matlin Moving Past the Original Crime: The Freedom Charter and its FantasiesSeminars
Wednesday, 23 October, 2013 - 18:00Sarah Nuttall Book Launch -- Richard Rive : a partial biography by Shaun ViljoenBook Launches
Thursday, 10 October, 2013 - 13:00Sarah Nuttall Book Launch -- CATEGORIES OF PERSONS Rethinking Ourselves and Others by Megan Jones and Jacob DlaminiBook Launches
Thursday, 10 October, 2013 - 08:15Ahmed Kathrada Foundation Lost in Transformation? Reviewing 20 years of transformation in South AfricaPublic Events
Tuesday, 1 October, 2013 - 18:00Keith Breckenridge Book Launch: Jeff Guy's Theophilus Shepstone and the Forging of NatalBook Launches
Tuesday, 17 September, 2013 - 18:00Catherine Burns Book Launch -- Revolution at Point Zero: Housework, Reproduction, and Feminist Struggle by Silvia Federici Book Launches
Tuesday, 10 September, 2013 - 13:00Jendele Hungbo Participation and Imagined Citizenship in Nigerian Talk Radio: The Case of Rock City FM’s ‘The Daybreak ShowSeminars
Friday, 6 September, 2013 - 12:30Keith Breckenridge Trying to Save Reason from Racism: Hegel vs. Kant on Autonomy and DiversityPublic Events
Monday, 2 September, 2013 - 08:00Catherine Burns Body Knowledge: Medicine and the Humanities in ConversationPublic Events
Monday, 26 August, 2013 - 15:00 Gustav PeeblesRehabilitating the hoard: the social dynamics of unbanking in Africa and beyondWISH Seminars
Thursday, 22 August, 2013 - 16:30Catherine Burns Men & Violence: Launch of Special Edition of Agenda, No 95Book Launches
Thursday, 15 August, 2013 - 18:30Penny Siopis Exhibition Opening: Colin Richards, A Fine LinePublic Events
Thursday, 15 August, 2013 - 17:00Liz McGregor NELSON MANDELA: RUGBY, SOCCER AND THE FUTURE OF THE NATION Public Events
Wednesday, 14 August, 2013 - 14:15Dominique Malaquais Politics of the Punch: A Zaire ChroniclePublic Events
Wednesday, 14 August, 2013 - 13:00Andrew van der Vlies ‘Apartheid Cyborg’: Agaat, Adoption, Technics & TimePublic Events
Monday, 12 August, 2013 - 18:00Gill Hart Book Launch -- Rethinking the South African Crisis: Nationalism, Populism, Hegemony by Gill HartBook Launches
Thursday, 8 August, 2013 - 14:00Walter Mignolo Walter Mignolo on Spirit Return to the East: The Racial Distribution of Capital and KnowledgePublic Events
Wednesday, 7 August, 2013 - 14:00Maxim Bolt The Roots of Impermanence: Settlement, Transience and Farm Labour on the Zimbabwean-South African BorderPublic Events
Monday, 5 August, 2013 - 17:00Meghan Healy - Clancy Book Launch -- A World of their Own: A History of South African Women's Education by Meghan Healy-ClancyBook Launches
Monday, 29 July, 2013 - 18:00Achille Mbembe Book Launch, Accented Futures: Language Activism and the Ending of ApartheidBook Launches
Tuesday, 23 July, 2013 - 13:15Pamila Gupta Reading a Photographic Archive from Indian Ocean Africa: Capital Art Studio in Stone Town, ZanzibarPublic Events
Wednesday, 17 July, 2013 - 13:00John Comaroff The Return of Khulekani Khumalo, Zombie Captive: Imposture, Law, and the Paradoxes of Personhood in South AfricaPublic Events
Thursday, 4 July, 2013 - 15:00Keith Breckenridge Panel Discussion of Open Access PublishingPublic Events
Wednesday, 3 July, 2013 - 16:00Catherine Burns Roundtable: Global South studies of, and responses to, RapePublic Events
Wednesday, 3 July, 2013 - 14:00Lynn Thomas Workshop with the Editors of the Journal of African HistoryCollaborations
Wednesday, 3 July, 2013 (All day)Achille Mbembe JWTC NewsletterCollaborations
Monday, 24 June, 2013 - 18:30Achille Mbembe Book Launch: The Future as Cultural Fact by Arjun AppaduraiBook Launches
Monday, 10 June, 2013 - 09:00Sarah Nuttall Textual Commodities in EmpirePublic Events
Friday, 7 June, 2013 - 13:00Keith Breckenridge Public Lecture by Arvind Panagariya on ‘India’s Growth Explosion: Its Roots and Impact on the Poor’Public Events
Thursday, 6 June, 2013 - 18:00Catherine Burns Launch of a new Book by Mandisa Mbali - South African Aids Activism and Global Health PoliticsBook Launches
Wednesday, 5 June, 2013 - 18:00Sarah Nuttall Launch of Picturing Change Curating visual culture at post-apartheid universitiesBook Launches
Wednesday, 29 May, 2013 - 18:00Sarah Nuttall TAXI POETRY: From Fiction to RealityPublic Events
Tuesday, 28 May, 2013 - 18:00Sarah Nuttall Launch of Isabel Hofmeyr’s new book: Gandhi’s Printing Press Experiments in Slow Reading Book Launches
Thursday, 23 May, 2013 - 13:15Didier Fassin The Moral World of the Police Public Events
Wednesday, 15 May, 2013 - 17:00Dilip Menon Making a Song and Dance of it: taking Bollywood seriouslyPublic Events
Wednesday, 8 May, 2013 - 18:00John Masterson Launch of The Disorder of Things : A Foucauldian Approach to the Work of Nuruddin FarahBook Launches
Wednesday, 24 April, 2013 - 18:00Sarah Nuttall A new series of WiSER and Wits Press book talks: Early Black IntellectualsPublic Events
Thursday, 18 April, 2013 - 18:00Sarah Nuttall What's at stake in the Reeva Steenkamp murder trial?Public Events
Thursday, 18 April, 2013 - 13:00Zoe Groves Book Launch -- The Hard Road to Reform: The Politics of Zimbabwe's Global Political Agreement, edited by Brian RaftopoulosBook Launches
Tuesday, 16 April, 2013 - 14:00Joan Pau Rubiès Travel Writing and the origins of the Enlightenment Public Events
Thursday, 11 April, 2013 - 17:30Catherine Burns How do we theorize rape?Public Events
Wednesday, 3 April, 2013 - 13:15Louise Bethlehem Lauren Beukes: Instalments in a Literature of the GovernedPublic Events
Friday, 15 March, 2013 - 08:00Catherine Burns Body Knowledge: Medicine and the Humanities in ConversationCollaborations
Thursday, 14 March, 2013 - 18:00Achille Mbembe Difference and repetition: reflections on the current South African momentPublic Events
Thursday, 14 March, 2013 - 14:00Martin Klein Slavery in the Cities of the Slave TradePublic Events
Wednesday, 13 March, 2013 - 15:00Keith Breckenridge Finding and Managing Digital Resources: Repositories and ZoteroPublic Events
Wednesday, 13 March, 2013 - 12:00Duncan Green Political Economy of Citizenship: which matters more, poverty or inequality?Public Events
Thursday, 7 March, 2013 - 18:00Achille Mbembe Santu Mofokeng in conversation with Achille MbembePublic Events
Tuesday, 5 March, 2013 - 12:00Catherine Burns Doctoral FellowshipsAdvertisements
Thursday, 21 February, 2013 - 16:30Sarah Nuttall William Kentridge in conversation with Sarah NuttallPublic Events
Tuesday, 19 February, 2013 - 18:00Ran Greenstein Book Launch: Pretending democracy: Israel, an ethnocratic stateBook Launches
Friday, 8 February, 2013 - 13:00David Theo Goldberg Public Symposium on New Directions In Critical Race Theory Public Events
Thursday, 24 January, 2013 - 14:00Crystal Biruk Soap, Bloodsuckers, and Surveys: Moral Economies of AIDS Survey Research in MalawiPublic Events
Tuesday, 1 January, 2013 - 13:00 The University of the Witwatersrand has appointed a new WISER Director: Professor Sarah NuttallPublic Events
Thursday, 6 December, 2012 - 14:00Keith Breckenridge Book Discussion -- Saving Mandela: The Rivonia Trial and the Fate of South AfricaPublic Events
Monday, 29 October, 2012 - 17:00Keith Breckenridge Invitation to a Book LaunchBook Launches
Wednesday, 24 October, 2012 - 13:30Theresa Edlmann Dialogues and Discursive Laagers: Reflections on The Legacies of the Apartheid Wars ProjectPublic Events
Tuesday, 9 October, 2012 - 14:00Benedict Carton SHAKA’S PROGENY: Historical reflections on global Zulu culture in the modern Atlantic worldPublic Events
Tuesday, 2 October, 2012 - 18:00Leigh-Ann Naidoo Justifying the Removal of Non-Natives: A Case Study from HawaiiPublic Events
Monday, 1 October, 2012 - 15:00 Ariana, Maria Lissoni, SurianoMarried to the ANC: the life histories of Tanzanian women and their entanglement in South Africa’s liberation struggleWISH Seminars
Wednesday, 12 September, 2012 - 18:00Ashlee Neser WISER and Wits Press book launch: Print, Text and Book Cultures in South AfricaBook Launches
Friday, 24 August, 2012 - 14:00Juan Cole The Great Arab Upheavals of 2011-2012: Causes and ConsequencesPublic Events
Wednesday, 8 August, 2012 - 13:30Keith Breckenridge Zotero WorkshopPublic Events
Tuesday, 7 August, 2012 - 17:30John Wright WISER and Wits Press Launch of UKhahlamba: Umlando wezintaba zoKhahlamba / History of the uKhahlamba Mountains (John Wright and Aron Mazel)Book Launches
Thursday, 26 July, 2012 - 15:30Caroline Jeannerat Book launch: Embroiled - Jeannerat, Morier-Genoud and PéclardPublic Events
Saturday, 7 July, 2012 - 08:30Keith Breckenridge Beyond Governmentality and Developmentalism: The Infrastructure of CitizenshipPublic Events
Monday, 2 July, 2012 - 09:30Leigh-Ann Naidoo JWTC Public Events: Futures of NaturePublic Events
Monday, 11 June, 2012 - 15:00 Peter LimbAfrican Associational Life and Journalism in Central Johannesburg of the 1910sWISH Seminars
Thursday, 31 May, 2012 - 12:00 Masters by thesis scholarship to begin 2012 and end June 2013Advertisements
Wednesday, 30 May, 2012 - 09:00Catherine Burns Debating the ANC "Second Transition" Policy DocumentsPublic Events
Monday, 28 May, 2012 - 18:00Achille Mbembe Southern Theory | Global Humanities -- A Lecture Series on Frantz FanonPublic Events
Thursday, 24 May, 2012 - 17:00Moeletsi Mbheki Moeletsi Mbeki: What has the ANC achieved in nearly two decades?Public Events
Thursday, 3 May, 2012 - 13:15David Johnson European utopias of the Indian Ocean from the sixteenth to eighteenth centuries: conquest, trade, and heterosexist fantasyPublic Events
Tuesday, 17 April, 2012 - 14:30Najibha Deshmukh Masters by thesis scholarship on Xenophobia Made and Unmade through Language Encounters and Language Usage: A Study Based in Alexandra, Johannesburg.Advertisements
Thursday, 5 April, 2012 - 14:15Keith Breckenridge Introduction to Zotero -- Keith BreckenridgePublic Events
Saturday, 31 March, 2012 - 11:00 Advertisement: WISER DirectorshipAdvertisements
Tuesday, 27 March, 2012 - 17:00Rosina Conde ‘Those were the days’, an autobiographical essay which concerns her student days in the 1970s in Mexico.Public Events
Thursday, 22 March, 2012 - 17:30Liz Gunner Book Launch of Radio in Africa: Publics, Cultures, CommunitiesPublic Events
Thursday, 22 March, 2012 - 14:00Ina Kerner Is it all Intersectional? Conceptualizing the Relation of Racism and SexismPublic Events
Thursday, 8 March, 2012 - 14:00William Beinart William Beinart on the _Prickly Pear: The Social History of a Plant in the Eastern Cape_Public Events
Thursday, 23 February, 2012 - 14:00Sarah Maddison Postcolonial guilt and national identity: Historical injustice and the Australian settler statePublic Events
Thursday, 2 February, 2012 - 18:15Achille Mbembe Desert studies: more from less than ZEROPublic Events
Friday, 25 November, 2011 - 15:00 Colloquium on the 100th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s seminal book, Hind SwarajCollaborations
Thursday, 4 November, 2010 - 15:00 Locating the Indian Ocean: Thoughts on the Historical Reconstitution of SpaceSeminars
Friday, 22 October, 2010 - 15:00 Poetry in Motion: 100 Years of Zanzibar's Nadi Ikhwan SafaPublic Events
Thursday, 21 October, 2010 - 15:00 Bush Wars', Citizens and Healing: Mediations of Violence in South Africa and RwandaPublic Events
Monday, 18 October, 2010 - 15:00 Fernando Pessoa, Poet of Two Languages and Many MasksPublic Events
Thursday, 14 October, 2010 - 15:00 Bush of GhostsPublic Events
Monday, 11 October, 2010 - 15:00Firstname Surname The Media and Elections in AfricaCollaborations
Wednesday, 22 September, 2010 - 15:00 The Threefold Meaning of Prophetic Hope – An Interpretation of Contemporary Humanist PhilosophySeminars
Tuesday, 14 September, 2010 - 15:00 Local EconomiesPublic Events
Wednesday, 1 September, 2010 - 15:00 Voyage/TextCollaborations
Wednesday, 25 August, 2010 - 15:00 Prosuming Conservation: Producing / Consuming Nature and the Material Base of Speculative CapitalismSeminars
Wednesday, 18 August, 2010 - 15:00 Political Travel in the Colonial WorldCollaborations
Thursday, 27 May, 2010 - 15:00 DISTRICT 9Public Events
Wednesday, 19 May, 2010 - 15:00 The Life and Death of Dr. Abu Baker ‘Hurley’ Asvat, February 23, 1942-January 27, 1989Public Events
Monday, 17 May, 2010 - 15:00 J.M. Coetzee’s SummertimePublic Events
Monday, 10 May, 2010 - 15:00 Book Launch and ConversationPublic Events
Thursday, 6 May, 2010 - 15:00 Intertextuality, Violence and Memory in Yizo Yizo Youth DramaPublic Events
Tuesday, 13 April, 2010 - 15:00 Soccer and Social ChangeSeminars
Friday, 9 April, 2010 - 15:00 Screening of a documentary, Cemetery StatePublic Events
Thursday, 8 April, 2010 - 15:00 Managing uncertainty: Death and Loss in AfricaCollaborations
Thursday, 1 April, 2010 - 15:00 Work colonies for white men and the historiography of apartheidSeminars
Tuesday, 30 March, 2010 - 15:00 The Road, the Song and the Citizen: Singing after Violence in KwaZulu-NatalSeminars
Thursday, 25 March, 2010 - 15:00 Humanities Graduate Centre Keywords/Keythinkers Series 2010Seminars
Wednesday, 24 March, 2010 - 15:00 A Glass Brimming Over: The Failed Rural White Rebellion of 1914 in Rustenburg and MaricoPublic Events
Wednesday, 24 March, 2010 - 15:00 Dialogues on aftermath: photographing in Angola and Mozambique: An Exhibition and Public Conversation with Jo Ractliffe and Juan OrrantiaPublic Events
Wednesday, 17 March, 2010 - 15:00 Winning the Peace, Claiming the Future for the Past: Agrarian Elites and Collective Violence, 1900-1938Public Events
Thursday, 25 February, 2010 - 15:00 Religious Pluralism in Post-Apartheid South AfricaPublic Events
Wednesday, 24 February, 2010 - 15:00 In the Presence of FaithCollaborations
Friday, 19 February, 2010 - 15:00 Conflict transformation through dialogue in AfricaSeminars
Thursday, 18 February, 2010 - 15:00 Deconstructing invisibility: Race and Politics of Visual Culture in BrazilPublic Events
Thursday, 11 February, 2010 - 15:00 Politics of Space and Affectivity in Hong Kong Chinese CinemaPublic Events
Tuesday, 9 February, 2010 - 15:00 AIDS, Sex and Culture: memory and power in contemporary South AfricaSeminars
Monday, 8 February, 2010 - 15:00 Overcoming Apartheid in PalestinePublic Events
Monday, 9 November, 2009 - 15:00 Writing on the margin from the margin: Sinclair BeilesPublic Events
Thursday, 8 October, 2009 - 15:00 Fraught families: four novelists in conversationPublic Events
Tuesday, 29 September, 2009 - 15:00 The Contagion of Witness: between Postcolonialism and Holocaust MemorySeminars
Wednesday, 16 September, 2009 - 15:00 Boubacar Boris DiopPublic Events
Wednesday, 9 September, 2009 - 15:00 Mapiko: Dancing Masks and Socialism in MozambiqueSeminars
Tuesday, 25 August, 2009 - 15:00 Mounting Queen Victoria: Curating Cultural ChangeSeminars
Tuesday, 11 August, 2009 - 15:00 Nudity and Morality: Legislating Women’s Bodies and Dress in NigeriaSeminars
Tuesday, 21 July, 2009 - 15:00 Mediating Testimony: Broadcasting South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation CommissionSeminars
Monday, 20 July, 2009 - 15:00 The Politics of Football: Neighborhood clubs, youth politics and urban control in SenegalSeminars
Friday, 17 July, 2009 - 15:00 When the “Deserving Poor” were White and the Blacks were “Cheap African Labor”:Seminars
Monday, 6 July, 2009 - 15:00 The Johannesburg Workshop in Theory and Criticism (JWTC)Collaborations
Wednesday, 3 June, 2009 - 15:00 Cosmopolitan LegaciesSeminars
Monday, 1 June, 2009 - 15:00 Crime StoriesCollaborations
Monday, 1 June, 2009 - 15:00 Three literary meditations on Hindu-Muslim violence in postcolonial IndiaSeminars
Wednesday, 27 May, 2009 - 15:00 Ways Of StayingPublic Events
Monday, 18 May, 2009 - 15:00 Indians Overseas? Governing Tamil Migration to Malaya, 1870-1941Seminars
Tuesday, 12 May, 2009 - 15:00 Transnational Methodologies in Historical and Literary Research: The Scottsboro Case in American and Global CultureCollaborations
Tuesday, 28 April, 2009 - 15:00 Load SheddingPublic Events
Tuesday, 21 April, 2009 - 15:00 The Philosophy of Emmanuel LevinasCollaborations
Friday, 17 April, 2009 - 15:00 A Sign Prophetic?': Black Loyalism and the 1947 Royal Tour of South AfricaSeminars
Wednesday, 1 April, 2009 - 15:00 entanglementPublic Events
Monday, 2 March, 2009 - 15:00 “Poor Men’s White: Turning the Popular into Cultural Heritage in Salvador, Bahia”Seminars
Sunday, 1 March, 2009 - 15:00 Contemporary Mozambique: Histories of the PresentCollaborations
Sunday, 1 March, 2009 - 15:00 International Doctoral Summer SchoolCollaborations
Tuesday, 24 February, 2009 - 15:00 Johannesburg – The Elusive Metropolis edited by Sarah Nuttall and Achille MbembePublic Events
Wednesday, 11 February, 2009 - 15:00 The Credit Crunch: how it came about and can we escape it?Public Events
Thursday, 2 October, 2008 - 15:00 The story of the voyageCollaborations
Monday, 15 September, 2008 - 15:00 OndjakiPublic Events
Tuesday, 2 September, 2008 - 15:00 ANOTHER TRYCollaborations
Wednesday, 27 August, 2008 - 15:00 Housing and HopePublic Events
Monday, 25 August, 2008 - 15:00 THE LIFE OF THE CORPSECollaborations
Tuesday, 5 August, 2008 - 15:00 Angola Today: disillusion, diamonds & fearPublic Events
Thursday, 31 July, 2008 - 15:00 Francophone African literature and the critical appraisal of South African literature in FranceSeminars
Thursday, 31 July, 2008 - 15:00 THE SENTIMENTAL BASES OF HUMAN RIGHTS: SYMPATHY, RESENTMENT, AND SOCIAL SUFFERING IN THE MODERN WORLDPublic Events
Wednesday, 23 July, 2008 - 15:00 Keeping Faith with the Black Messiah: Suffering, Hope and the Cost of the FutureSeminars
Tuesday, 22 July, 2008 - 15:00 Panel discussion to mark the launch of Steffen Jensen’s new book, Gangs, politics and dignity in Cape TownPublic Events
Monday, 14 July, 2008 - 15:00 Where can you find Xhosa Literature?Seminars
Wednesday, 18 June, 2008 - 15:00 Panel discussion to mark the publication of Elleke Boehmer’s Nelson Mandela.Public Events
Tuesday, 10 June, 2008 - 15:00 Does the TRC Still Matter? Living on in the Long Afterlife of ApartheidPublic Events
Wednesday, 4 June, 2008 - 15:00 The Moment of 1989: Democratic Revolution in a global perspectiveSeminars
Wednesday, 28 May, 2008 - 15:00 The Politics of Publishing in South AfricaCollaborations
Wednesday, 21 May, 2008 - 15:00 Slavery, Islam and the Construction of Race and Sex at the CapeSeminars
Monday, 19 May, 2008 - 15:00 Child Soldiers in African FictionSeminars
Monday, 5 May, 2008 - 15:00 Religious Lives of Migrants: Local and Transnational PerspectivesCollaborations
Wednesday, 16 April, 2008 - 15:00 South African Literary Studies: A Provocation on the State of the FieldCollaborations
Thursday, 15 November, 2007 - 15:00 On Zimbabwe: the arrogance of good imperialistsSeminars
Monday, 12 November, 2007 - 15:00 Thabo Mbeki: The Dream DeferredPublic Events
Wednesday, 7 November, 2007 - 15:00 2010: Alternative VoicesCollaborations
Tuesday, 6 November, 2007 - 15:00 An Ethnography of faithSeminars
Monday, 29 October, 2007 - 15:00 Performing Cultural Guardianship: Chieftainess Nkomeshya’s Political Revival of the Chakwela Makumbi Ceremony, ZambiaSeminars
Monday, 22 October, 2007 - 15:00 Imagining and Imaging Place: Exhaustion and Creation at the Edges of Place-MakingSeminars
Monday, 15 October, 2007 - 15:00 Strings of Gold: Men, Mines and Markets in the World EconomySeminars
Wednesday, 10 October, 2007 - 15:00 Radio, Publics and Communities in Southern AfricaCollaborations
Monday, 8 October, 2007 - 15:00 Deep but dicey play: The meanings of money in Soweto's popular economiesSeminars
Wednesday, 26 September, 2007 - 15:00 Launch of book: The Security-Development Nexus: Expressions of Sovereignty and Securization in SAPublic Events
Wednesday, 12 September, 2007 - 15:00 Black Intellectual Traditions and Democratic ThoughtPublic Events
Monday, 3 September, 2007 - 15:00 Muslim CulturesCollaborations
Wednesday, 29 August, 2007 - 15:00 Punishment and Incarceration.Collaborations
Wednesday, 29 August, 2007 - 15:00 The Prison: A Sign of Democracy?Public Events
Tuesday, 28 August, 2007 - 15:00 At RISK: Writing On and Over the Edge of South AfricaPublic Events
Monday, 27 August, 2007 - 15:00 Indian and South African Writers in Conversation: A one-day colloquiumCollaborations
Monday, 27 August, 2007 - 15:00 Inter-faith dialogue in Africa: A new optimism in International Relations?Seminars
Thursday, 23 August, 2007 - 15:00 Political Theology: Recent DebateSeminars
Wednesday, 22 August, 2007 - 15:00 Africa Present(s): Art CommentariesPublic Events
Monday, 20 August, 2007 - 15:00 Ma-slaan-pa dockets': Policing domestic violenceSeminars
Thursday, 16 August, 2007 - 15:00 Theorizing the Contemporary World: Robert Brenner, Giovani Arrighi, David HarveySeminars
Monday, 13 August, 2007 - 15:00 Love in the time of convictionSeminars
Monday, 6 August, 2007 - 15:00 The Jacob Zuma Rape Trial: Power and ANC masculinitiesSeminars
Thursday, 2 August, 2007 - 15:00 How to be a 'real' gay: contested identities in small-town South AfricaSeminars
Wednesday, 1 August, 2007 - 15:00 Men, Masculinity and MeaningCollaborations
Monday, 30 July, 2007 - 15:00 Apathy and agency in Damon Galgut's The Good DoctorSeminars
Thursday, 26 July, 2007 - 15:00 Afternoon Panel on the fiction of Amitav GhoshPublic Events
Wednesday, 25 July, 2007 - 15:00 Crime in our timePublic Events
Monday, 23 July, 2007 - 15:00 Edgy City Serials: Forms, Institutions and Built Environments in Post Apartheid Television DramaSeminars
Wednesday, 23 May, 2007 - 15:00 Now You See It, Now You Don't: Josephine Baker's Films of the 1930's and the Problem of ColorSeminars
Monday, 21 May, 2007 - 15:00 Suburbs on the veld, modern and postmodernSeminars
Wednesday, 16 May, 2007 - 15:00 African Development in the 21st CenturyPublic Events
Friday, 11 May, 2007 - 15:00 The dead and the territory: a complex relationshipSeminars
Thursday, 10 May, 2007 - 15:00 Religion’s place in the various Academic DisciplinesSeminars
Wednesday, 9 May, 2007 - 15:00 African Development in the 20th CenturyPublic Events
Monday, 7 May, 2007 - 15:00 Digging deep. Reaching far. Binding identities: Racial formations through the prism of Chinese gold miners in South Africa, 1900-1910Seminars
Wednesday, 2 May, 2007 - 15:00 Science, conservation and apartheid: South Africa's national parks, c.1948-c.1960Seminars
Saturday, 21 April, 2007 - 15:00 Nadine Gordimer Lecture SeriesCollaborations
Monday, 16 April, 2007 - 15:00 Money in the making of world societySeminars
Friday, 30 March, 2007 - 15:00 The Circulation of Paper in Victorian LondonSeminars
Monday, 26 March, 2007 - 15:00 ‘Maid’ Subject: Democratic Statecraft and Domestic Workers in Post-Apartheid South AfricaSeminars
Monday, 19 March, 2007 - 15:00 Patient Trouble: Reflections on a South African Medical EthicsSeminars
Monday, 12 March, 2007 - 15:00 Moralising security: 'corrections' and the post-apartheid prisonSeminars
Thursday, 8 March, 2007 - 15:00 Lessons from South Africa for Israel/PalestineSeminars
Monday, 5 March, 2007 - 15:00 Is there any Reason why an Egalitarian should support Black Economic Empowerment?Seminars
Monday, 26 February, 2007 - 15:00 Decompartmentalizing South African History, 1902-1925Seminars
Tuesday, 14 November, 2006 - 15:00 German Intellectuals and Nineteenth/early Twentieth Century South AfricaSeminars
Thursday, 26 October, 2006 - 15:00 Workshop on Radio and the Pulse of the TimesPublic Events
Monday, 23 October, 2006 - 15:00 The Hurting Race: Cotton Pub (Hillbrow), Nunos (Melville) and Psychology (Wits)Seminars
Thursday, 19 October, 2006 - 15:00 Dissenting white writings on Johannesburg in the 1980sSeminars
Thursday, 12 October, 2006 - 15:00 Not By Genes Alone: How Culture Transformed Human EvolutionSeminars
Monday, 9 October, 2006 - 15:00 Socialist Democracy and Generative Politics in Kerala and South AfricaSeminars
Monday, 2 October, 2006 - 15:00 African National Congress (ANC) as dominant organization: impact of the attainment of power and phases of post liberation development and crisisSeminars
Thursday, 21 September, 2006 - 15:00 GANDHI IN HIS TIME AND OURSPublic Events
Monday, 18 September, 2006 - 15:00 South Africa in Africa: Promoting Constitutionalism in Southern Africa, 1994 - 2006Seminars
Monday, 18 September, 2006 - 15:00 The Grotesque Body of the Colony: Sony Labou Tansi and Dambudzo MarecheraSeminars
Thursday, 7 September, 2006 - 15:00 The Gandhi Everyone Loves to HateSeminars
Monday, 4 September, 2006 - 15:00 2010 and the Life of the CityCollaborations
Monday, 28 August, 2006 - 15:00 The Native Affairs Department, 'Native Experts', Local Interlocutors and the Making of the Transvaal Ndebele, 1905-45Seminars
Wednesday, 23 August, 2006 - 15:00 Public Poetics in the era of 'Accumulation by DispossessionSeminars
Monday, 21 August, 2006 - 15:00 Transplants and Transients: Nativism, Nationalism, and Migration in the Inner-City JohannesburgSeminars
Tuesday, 15 August, 2006 - 15:00 Family Matters: Rethinking Jewish History in South Africa Professor Shula MarksPublic Events
Monday, 14 August, 2006 - 15:00 The Play of Race in a Field of Urban Desire: Soccer and Spontaneity in Rhodes Park, JohannesburgSeminars
Monday, 7 August, 2006 - 15:00 South African Citizenship: Past Present and FutureSeminars
Monday, 31 July, 2006 - 15:00 Being a Writer of the World: Lewis Nkosi and the South African Literary TraditionSeminars
Thursday, 27 July, 2006 - 15:00 Signifying Self in the Relocation of Identity: D.D.T. Jabavu's Musical Perfomances at Tuskegee, 1913Seminars
Monday, 24 July, 2006 - 15:00 Francophone African literature: the language issue.Seminars
Monday, 17 July, 2006 - 15:00 The international context of South Africa's 'experiment in social medicine' in the mid-twentieth centurySeminars
Monday, 26 June, 2006 - 15:00 Prize Fights: Current Contests in South African Literary CultureCollaborations
Wednesday, 21 June, 2006 - 15:00 Birds of HeavenPublic Events
Tuesday, 20 June, 2006 - 15:00 Bronx-BarbesPublic Events
Wednesday, 14 June, 2006 - 15:00 Sightings / Site-ings of the African CitySeminars
Monday, 5 June, 2006 - 15:00 What was at stake in the Zuma trial?Public Events
Thursday, 25 May, 2006 - 15:00 Round TablePublic Events
Wednesday, 24 May, 2006 - 15:00 Transforming South African Society: Theory, Practice and ProspectsPublic Events
Monday, 22 May, 2006 - 15:00 Why do you tear me from myself?': Torture, truth and the arts of the Counter-ReformationSeminars
Monday, 22 May, 2006 - 15:00 Re-imagining South African Higher Education in the Image of a Liberated South AfricaPublic Events
Thursday, 18 May, 2006 - 15:00 Equity and Justice in Transforming SocietyPublic Events
Wednesday, 17 May, 2006 - 15:00 Equal Protection, Racial Redress and Non-Discrimination: Can They Be Reconciled?Public Events
Monday, 15 May, 2006 - 15:00 Urban Violence in Colonial Africa: A Case for South African ExceptionalismSeminars
Wednesday, 10 May, 2006 - 15:00 Non-Racialism and the Idea of a Transformed UniversityPublic Events
Monday, 8 May, 2006 - 15:00 The national union of metalworkers: winning and losing on the National Industrial Council for the Iron, Steel, Engineering & Metallurgical Industry - 1983-1992Seminars
Thursday, 4 May, 2006 - 15:00 Equity and Development in Higher Education: Two sides of the same coin?Public Events
Tuesday, 2 May, 2006 - 15:00 Portuguese Maritime Exploration and the African in-BetweenSeminars
Tuesday, 2 May, 2006 - 15:00 White Power, Black Politics and Affirmative Action in the Post-Apartheid UniversityPublic Events
Wednesday, 26 April, 2006 - 15:00 Concepts of Transformation and the Social Structure of South AfricaPublic Events
Tuesday, 25 April, 2006 - 15:00 Black Nationalism and the Limits of Racial FreedomPublic Events
Tuesday, 25 April, 2006 - 15:00 Facing Up to Race: Equity, Diversity and the Idea of the UniversityPublic Events
Monday, 24 April, 2006 - 15:00 Democracy and its discontent: Vigilantism, sovereignity and human rights in South AfricaSeminars
Wednesday, 19 April, 2006 - 15:00 end of the undergroundSeminars
Monday, 3 April, 2006 - 15:00 Inequality, Wage Labor and Social Citizenship in the Making of South Africa's Post-Apartheid DemocracySeminars
Monday, 17 October, 2005 - 15:00 For Reasons of Faith: The Role of Religion in Modern Public LifeCollaborations
Monday, 5 September, 2005 - 15:00 Third Law and Society Workshop, special focus for 2005:Collaborations
Thursday, 25 August, 2005 - 15:00 Symosium:Collaborations
Thursday, 25 August, 2005 - 15:00 Tina Sideris (WISER)Collaborations
Monday, 22 August, 2005 - 15:00 Workshop:Collaborations
Monday, 1 August, 2005 - 15:00 Seminar:Seminars
Tuesday, 19 July, 2005 - 15:00 Achille Mbembe (WISER)Collaborations
Tuesday, 31 May, 2005 - 15:00 Achille Mbembe (WISER), Sue van Zyl (Wits)Collaborations
Tuesday, 24 May, 2005 - 15:00 WISER invites you to the first in the series of:Public Events
Monday, 23 May, 2005 - 15:00 Quiet diplomacy in Zimbabwe: a case study of South Africa in AfricaSeminars
Thursday, 19 May, 2005 - 15:00 Religion and Migrant LabourSeminars
Thursday, 19 May, 2005 - 15:00 Redeeming the Failed Promise of Democracy in Eritrea: From Liberation to RepressionSeminars
Wednesday, 18 May, 2005 - 15:00 The first series of Public Encounters:Public Events
Monday, 16 May, 2005 - 15:00 Laughing All the Way to Freedom? :Contemporary Stand-up Comedy and Democracy in South AfricaSeminars
Monday, 9 May, 2005 - 15:00 From Sojourners to Settlers: Early Constructions of Chinese Identity in South Africa, 1870-1948Seminars
Monday, 25 April, 2005 - 15:00 Globalisation and new social identities: A jig-saw puzzle from JohannesburgSeminars
Tuesday, 19 April, 2005 - 15:00 Internal Democracy in the ANC - William Gumede will speak about his new book on Thabo Mbeki. Comments by Tom LodgePublic Events
Monday, 18 April, 2005 - 15:00 The Persistance of Tradition?: Christianity and Circumcision in the Eastern Cape, c.1900-1940Seminars
Wednesday, 13 April, 2005 - 15:00 Re-membering/Re-visioning/Re-connecting: Ngugi wa Thiong'o and Ayi Kwei Armah come to NairobiSeminars
Monday, 11 April, 2005 - 15:00 Shifting Fields: Imagining Literacy Renewal in Itinerario and DrumSeminars
Wednesday, 23 March, 2005 - 15:00 Curating AfricaSeminars
Tuesday, 15 March, 2005 - 15:00 Performing Selves: Women's Auto/Biography and Modernity in IndiaSeminars
Monday, 14 March, 2005 - 15:00 Scandal in the Colonies: Sydney and Cape Town, 1820-1850Seminars
Wednesday, 9 March, 2005 - 15:00 Violence & the French ResistanceSeminars
Monday, 7 March, 2005 - 15:00 Hydra's Heads: Revisiting PAGAD Five Years OnSeminars
Wednesday, 2 March, 2005 - 15:00 Firoz Cachalia, Boyane Tshehla & Graeme SimpsonPublic Events
Tuesday, 1 March, 2005 - 15:00 Achille Mbembe (WISER) presents three lectures onPublic Events
Tuesday, 1 March, 2005 - 15:00 Achille Mbembe (WISER) presents three lectures onCollaborations
Tuesday, 1 March, 2005 - 15:00Jens Andersson Malawians in Johannes-burg: Organising Informal Trade & Migration in a Liberalising EnvironmentSeminars
Monday, 28 February, 2005 - 15:00 Beyond 'third term' politics: constitutionalism, constitu-tional reforms and democratic governance in UgandaSeminars
Wednesday, 23 February, 2005 - 15:00 Gayness and God: Reconciling Orthodox Judaism and HomosexualityPublic Events
Monday, 21 February, 2005 - 15:00 Zulu xenophobia, Kgatla conspiracies & Pedi plots: Transvaal Native Congress politics in the 1930sSeminars
Wednesday, 16 February, 2005 - 15:00 Ken Follett internationally acclaimed bestselling author of the thriller novel, on The History of the Thriller, in conversation with Anton HarberPublic Events
Thursday, 10 February, 2005 - 15:00 Professor Lewis Nkosi in conversation with Achille MbembePublic Events
Tuesday, 9 November, 2004 - 15:00 Habermas’s Communicative Critique of the Frankfurt SchoolCollaborations
Friday, 5 November, 2004 - 15:00 Structure & Subject in AlthusserCollaborations
Wednesday, 3 November, 2004 - 15:00 Barthes: The Rise & Development of SemioticsCollaborations
Tuesday, 2 November, 2004 - 15:00 Habermas’s Communicative Critique of the Frankfurt SchoolCollaborations
Monday, 25 October, 2004 - 15:00 Scoundrels, Crocodiles, and Border-JumpersSeminars
Thursday, 14 October, 2004 - 15:00 Life and Death in a Time of AIDS: the Southern African ExperienceCollaborations
Monday, 11 October, 2004 - 15:00 Sweet dreams, diamond ladies and golden money: An ethnography of numbers running in SowetoSeminars
Thursday, 30 September, 2004 - 15:00 http://wiserweb.wits.ac.za/PDF%20Files/indian-ocean.pdf">Draft programme (PDF)Collaborations
Thursday, 30 September, 2004 - 15:00 The Notorious Syndicalist: J.T. Bain A Scottish Rebel in Colonial South AfricaPublic Events
Tuesday, 28 September, 2004 - 15:00 An Imaginary Ocean: Carnival in Cape Town and the Black AtlanticSeminars
Monday, 27 September, 2004 - 15:00 Writing the World from an African MetropolisSeminars
Monday, 20 September, 2004 - 15:00 Globalisation and the African City: Touba, Abidjan, DurbanSeminars
Friday, 17 September, 2004 - 15:00 Research with Human Subjects: The Evolution of Ethical Concepts & GuidelinesSeminars
Thursday, 9 September, 2004 - 15:00 Constituting DemocracyCollaborations
Thursday, 9 September, 2004 - 15:00 Is there a struggle between the Constitution & 'Things African'?Public Events
Sunday, 5 September, 2004 - 15:00 Manhood and Masculinity: Struggles with ChangeCollaborations
Thursday, 2 September, 2004 - 15:00 History and Social Memory: Some Problems in their RelationshipSeminars
Monday, 23 August, 2004 - 15:00 Post-Colonial Workplace Regimes in the Engineering Industries of South Africa, Swaziland and ZimbabweSeminars
Monday, 16 August, 2004 - 15:00 J.M. Coetzee, The Cape and the Question of HistorySeminars
Tuesday, 10 August, 2004 - 15:00 Worlds of Power: Religious Thought and Political Practice in AfricaSeminars
Tuesday, 3 August, 2004 - 15:00 Precarious Conditions: Counter-Insurgency in Africa after 1945Seminars
Monday, 2 August, 2004 - 15:00 The Regulation of the Urban African Family in South Africa in the 1930s and 1940sSeminars
Monday, 26 July, 2004 - 15:00 The South African Economy 1994 - 2004Seminars
Tuesday, 6 July, 2004 - 15:00 Reparations: International, Social, Legal, Economic DimensionsPublic Events
Friday, 11 June, 2004 - 15:00 Townships, Urban Renewal, RepresentationPublic Events
Wednesday, 9 June, 2004 - 15:00 Townships NowCollaborations
Thursday, 3 June, 2004 - 15:00 Ritualisation of the State: Neo-popular State Rituals in Mozambique and South AfricaCollaborations
Monday, 17 May, 2004 - 15:00 The Promise of Freedom and its Practice: Global Perspectives on South Africa's Decade of DemocracyCollaborations
Monday, 10 May, 2004 - 15:00 John StremlauSeminars
Monday, 3 May, 2004 - 15:00 Crime, Conflict and Politics: Politicised Violence on the Rand, 1984-1994Seminars
Monday, 26 April, 2004 - 15:00 Security and Violence on the Frontier of the StateSeminars
Wednesday, 31 March, 2004 - 15:00 Waiting to Happen: HIV/AIDS in South AfricaPublic Events
Monday, 29 March, 2004 - 15:00 Translation-Transnation' 1994-2004, 10 years of literary exchangeSouth Africa - France - NetherlandsPublic Events
Sunday, 28 March, 2004 - 15:00 Class Acts: is the Concept of Class Still Alive in the Social Sciences?Collaborations
Tuesday, 23 March, 2004 - 15:00 Colonialism, Limited: The Imperial Chartered Company in British Culture'Seminars
Friday, 19 March, 2004 - 15:00 Memory and Counter-memory'Seminars
Friday, 19 March, 2004 - 15:00 Ricoeur on the Subject & TruthCollaborations
Thursday, 18 March, 2004 - 15:00 A Parting of the Ways: Colonial Africa and South Africa, 1946-48'Seminars
Thursday, 18 March, 2004 - 15:00 Ricoeur on the Subject & TruthCollaborations
Wednesday, 17 March, 2004 - 15:00 Deracializing Imperialism?: Citizenship and Conflict in French Africa after World War II'Seminars
Wednesday, 17 March, 2004 - 15:00 Phenomenology, Sartre and the SubjectCollaborations
Monday, 15 March, 2004 - 15:00 Nationalist Historiography, Patriotic History and the History of the Nation: the struggle over the past in ZimbabweSeminars
Friday, 12 March, 2004 - 15:00 Husserl: the Crisis of European ScienceCollaborations
Thursday, 11 March, 2004 - 15:00 Subject, History, Knowledge: The problem of the UnconsciousCollaborations
Wednesday, 10 March, 2004 - 15:00 The body in mind or 'Civilization and its Discontents'Collaborations
Monday, 8 March, 2004 - 15:00 From Nietzsche to Freud: recasting the subjectCollaborations
Monday, 8 March, 2004 - 15:00 Transformation of the Media - Reflections of 10 Years of FreedomSeminars
Wednesday, 25 February, 2004 - 15:00 Cheryl CarolusPublic Events
Monday, 23 February, 2004 - 15:00 The Healthy Brothel: the context of clinical services for sex workers in Hillbrow, South AfricaSeminars
Monday, 16 February, 2004 - 15:00 IMIFANEKISO: Photographic portraits from mid-nineteenth century in Natal : the work of Dr R.J. MannSeminars
Sunday, 1 February, 2004 - 15:00 Risk, Rationality and City LifeCollaborations
Tuesday, 11 November, 2003 - 15:00 Weber on Rationalization, Power & PoliticsCollaborations
Monday, 10 November, 2003 - 15:00 Weber’s Method: Science, Values & HistoryCollaborations
Thursday, 6 November, 2003 - 15:00 (...continued) Modernity and European NihilismCollaborations
Wednesday, 5 November, 2003 - 15:00 Modernity and European NihilismCollaborations
Tuesday, 4 November, 2003 - 15:00 Marx and Revolution – Communism: Fantasy or FreedomCollaborations
Monday, 3 November, 2003 - 15:00 Historical Materialism: Marx on Science, Truth & HistoryCollaborations
Monday, 27 October, 2003 - 15:00 Narrative Discourse, Social Crisis and the Construction of the Beta Israel IdentitySeminars
Wednesday, 22 October, 2003 - 15:00 To save South Africa you must dam it': Progressivism, Science, and natural Resource Conservation in the early 20th Century CapeSeminars
Tuesday, 21 October, 2003 - 15:00 PRESENTATION:Public Events
Monday, 20 October, 2003 - 15:00 Deconstruction: Philosophy or literary theory?Seminars
Monday, 20 October, 2003 - 15:00 The Globe in the Text: Notes towards a Transnational History of the Book Seminars
Monday, 13 October, 2003 - 15:00 Reframing remembrance: The politics of the centenary commemorations of the South African War of 1899-1902Seminars
Monday, 6 October, 2003 - 15:00 Changing Contexts, Shifting Identities: Identity Formation Through the eyes of learners at a South African High School Seminars
Thursday, 25 September, 2003 - 15:00 Wits Workshop on Law and SocietyCollaborations
Monday, 22 September, 2003 - 15:00 Transferential Zionism? Manfred Nathan's Sarie Marais: A Romance of the Anglo-Boer WarSeminars
Thursday, 18 September, 2003 - 15:00 Steve MokwenaPublic Events
Wednesday, 17 September, 2003 - 15:00 Mark GevisserPublic Events
Monday, 15 September, 2003 - 15:00 Missionary and African perspectives on the Politics of Witchcraft among the Xhosa and Zulu Communities in the 19th Century Cape and Natal/ZululandSeminars
Thursday, 11 September, 2003 - 15:00 Impossible Representations: Pentecostalism, Video and Video Technology in GhanaSeminars
Thursday, 11 September, 2003 - 15:00 Power, 'Partnerships' & Social Change: Creating contexts that enable HIV preventionSeminars
Thursday, 11 September, 2003 - 15:00 Thinking the Impossible: Elements of a Critique of Political Liberalism in Southern AfricaSeminars
Wednesday, 10 September, 2003 - 15:00 Rhoda KadaliePublic Events
Monday, 8 September, 2003 - 15:00 It is your mother who is the enemy now!' An account of the imprint of African National Congress (ANC) underground activity in the ‘lull’ after RivoniaSeminars
Saturday, 30 August, 2003 - 15:00 New Acoustic Regimes: Rethinking Music & SoundCollaborations
Thursday, 28 August, 2003 - 15:00 State, Civil Society and the Reconfiguration of Power in Post-Apartheid South AfricaSeminars
Thursday, 28 August, 2003 - 15:00 The Politics of Verticality: Architecture and Occupation in the West BankSeminars
Tuesday, 26 August, 2003 - 15:00 Ethno-Scepticism: On the necessity of rethinking race in BrazilSeminars
Monday, 25 August, 2003 - 15:00 City Forms and Writing the 'Now' 'in South AfricaSeminars
Wednesday, 20 August, 2003 - 15:00 John MatshikizaPublic Events
Wednesday, 20 August, 2003 - 15:00 PANEL DISCUSSION:Public Events
Tuesday, 19 August, 2003 - 15:00 FILM SCREENING:Public Events
Monday, 18 August, 2003 - 15:00 Rupture Talk in the Nuclear Age: Conjugating Colonial Power in AfricaSeminars
Friday, 15 August, 2003 - 15:00 Queer Centres and PeripheriesSeminars
Thursday, 14 August, 2003 - 15:00 Early history of the African National Congress (ANC) Underground: From the M-Plan to RivoniaSeminars
Wednesday, 13 August, 2003 - 15:00 William KentridgePublic Events
Monday, 11 August, 2003 - 15:00 William KentridgePublic Events
Monday, 11 August, 2003 - 15:00 Infrastructure and Modernity: Scales of Force, Time and Social Organisation in the History of Sociotechnical Systems Seminars
Friday, 8 August, 2003 - 15:00 The silent scourge? Silicosis, respiratory disease and gold-mining in South AfricaSeminars
Wednesday, 6 August, 2003 - 15:00 William KentridgePublic Events
Monday, 4 August, 2003 - 15:00 Entertainment, Entrepreneurships and Politics in South African Football in the 1950sSeminars
Wednesday, 30 July, 2003 - 15:00 Does Hypocrisy Matter? The Case of US foreign PolicySeminars
Tuesday, 29 July, 2003 - 15:00 Cloning Cultures: The Reproduction of Sameness and Race Critical TheorySeminars
Monday, 28 July, 2003 - 15:00 Psychology and Perceptions of Justice: An Exploration of Socio-Biographical IndicatorsSeminars
Monday, 21 July, 2003 - 15:00 The Road to Queenstown: A Chapter from a Biography of Todd MatshikizaSeminars
Thursday, 19 June, 2003 - 15:00 Thinking the relevance of the state - A literary view?'Seminars
Tuesday, 10 June, 2003 - 15:00 The genes talk back: biological versus psychoanalytic accounts of the origins of homosexuality Seminars
Thursday, 5 June, 2003 - 15:00 Public Health among the Lineaments of the Colonial State in natal, 1901-1909Seminars
Saturday, 31 May, 2003 - 15:00 BiographyCollaborations
Monday, 26 May, 2003 - 15:00 Cultural Politics of BlacknessCollaborations
Monday, 26 May, 2003 - 15:00 The Decision of the Zambian Government to Refuse GM Food AidSeminars
Thursday, 22 May, 2003 - 15:00 Speakers:Public Events
Thursday, 22 May, 2003 - 15:00 Unethical Conduct, 'Maladministration/Mismanagement in South Africa's Contemporary Civil Service: Daunting Challenges to ManagementSeminars
Tuesday, 20 May, 2003 - 15:00 Non-violent men in violent communities: Negotiating the head and the neckSeminars
Monday, 19 May, 2003 - 15:00 The New Futurists. The Political Meaning of TransformationSeminars
Thursday, 15 May, 2003 - 15:00 Periodization of a hundred years of South African Public Administration'Seminars
Monday, 12 May, 2003 - 15:00 Editing Herman Charles BosmanSeminars
Thursday, 8 May, 2003 - 15:00 The ANC and the development of party politics in modern South Africa'Seminars
Thursday, 8 May, 2003 - 15:00 After Urgency: Ramphele, Tlali and the Politics of SpaceSeminars
Tuesday, 6 May, 2003 - 15:00 Culture, Contamination and Contagion: or, 'If I touch you will I get what you have got'Seminars
Tuesday, 15 April, 2003 - 15:00 HIV and Parenthood - Mothers overwhelmed, Fathers overlookedSeminars
Monday, 14 April, 2003 - 15:00 Love and troubled marriage in Kenyan popular fictionSeminars
Thursday, 10 April, 2003 - 15:00 Grounding 'globalisation from below': 'Global citizens' in local spaces'Seminars
Monday, 7 April, 2003 - 15:00 The State-Sponsored and Centralised Institutionalisation of an Academic Discipline: Sociology in South Africa 1920-1970Seminars
Thursday, 3 April, 2003 - 15:00Peter Hudson Hegel and the Philosophical Project of Modernity (...continued)Collaborations
Wednesday, 2 April, 2003 - 15:00 Hegel and the Philosophical Project of ModernityCollaborations
Tuesday, 1 April, 2003 - 15:00 Hegel on Terror and Absolute FreedomCollaborations
Monday, 31 March, 2003 - 15:00 Before Communism: Rethinking the Early Left in South AfricaSeminars
Monday, 31 March, 2003 - 15:00Peter Hudson Hegel and the Philosophical Project of ModernityCollaborations
Thursday, 27 March, 2003 - 15:00 Developing the Information Infrastructure for South Africa's Information Society: How Markets and Regulation are Shaping Network Development and Access Opportunities'Seminars
Thursday, 27 March, 2003 - 15:00 The Ethics of Immanuel KantCollaborations
Wednesday, 26 March, 2003 - 15:00 Kant on Enlightenment and the Cosmopolitan IdealCollaborations
Wednesday, 26 March, 2003 - 15:00 PUBLIC FORUM:Public Events
Tuesday, 25 March, 2003 - 15:00 Key Concepts in Kant's MetaphysicsCollaborations
Monday, 24 March, 2003 - 15:00 The Enlightenment and the Philosophical Project of ModernityCollaborations
Wednesday, 19 March, 2003 - 15:00 PUBLIC FORUM:Public Events
Monday, 17 March, 2003 - 15:00 Negotiating identity in contested space: African encounters, with Germans, Boers and Britons in late nineteenth century TransvaalSeminars
Thursday, 13 March, 2003 - 15:00 South Africa in the Global Knowledge Economy: Structural irrelevance or successful new missions for development'Seminars
Thursday, 13 March, 2003 - 15:00 Making sense of the past, designing the future: International lessons for Constitution Hill Public Events
Tuesday, 11 March, 2003 - 15:00 Flows of 'sexual substance' and representation of the body in South AfricaSeminars
Monday, 10 March, 2003 - 15:00 The origins of the South African War: Reflections on the political economySeminars
Thursday, 6 March, 2003 - 15:00 Complex emergencies and development: When the state breaks down'Seminars
Tuesday, 4 March, 2003 - 15:00 The origins of FOSATU: the Trade Union Advisory Council, and the creation of a new trade union tradition, 1974-1979Seminars
Thursday, 27 February, 2003 - 15:00 Traditional Weberian Bureaucracy and New Public Management: Exclusive or Complementary'Seminars
Tuesday, 25 February, 2003 - 15:00 Getting the nation talking about sex': Reflections on the politics of sexuality and nation-building in post apartheid South AfricaSeminars
Monday, 24 February, 2003 - 15:00 Writing the City: Four Post-Apartheid textsSeminars
Friday, 7 February, 2003 - 15:00 The Sovereign Outsourced: Local Justice and Violence in Port ElizabethCollaborations
Friday, 7 February, 2003 - 15:00 City and TerrorCollaborations
Friday, 7 February, 2003 - 15:00 Death and ModernityCollaborations
Friday, 7 February, 2003 - 15:00 Psychoanalysis and PunishmentCollaborations
Thursday, 6 February, 2003 - 15:00 AIDS, Science and Citizenship After ApartheidCollaborations
Thursday, 6 February, 2003 - 15:00 NecropoliticsCollaborations
Thursday, 6 February, 2003 - 15:00 Sovereign Bodies: Citizens, Migrants and States in the Postcolonial WorldCollaborations
Thursday, 6 February, 2003 - 15:00 Sovereign Power and Bare Life with HIV/AIDSCollaborations
Tuesday, 4 February, 2003 - 15:00 Global Nets, Textual Webs, or, what isn't new about EmpireSeminars
Friday, 15 November, 2002 - 15:00 Making Peace: Evaluation and ReconciliationSeminars
Tuesday, 5 November, 2002 - 15:00 The uncertain future of white supremacy and the politics of fertility, 1920-1939Seminars
Monday, 28 October, 2002 - 15:00 Tenure reformed: Policy and practice in the case of South Africa's landless peopleSeminars
Monday, 21 October, 2002 - 15:00 Moral Panic and Cultural Mobilisation: Responses to the crises of AIDS, crime and transition in a KwaZulu-Natal slumSeminars
Tuesday, 15 October, 2002 - 15:00 The Body in Fiction: Afrikaner nationalism and children's literature in the 1940sSeminars
Thursday, 10 October, 2002 - 15:00 Biometric Government in the New South AfricaSeminars
Tuesday, 8 October, 2002 - 15:00 Social Interventions for HIV/AIDS: The Intervention with Microfinance for AIDS and gender EquitySeminars
Monday, 7 October, 2002 - 15:00 Above the Laws: Practices of Sovereignty in Surrey Estates, Cape TownSeminars
Thursday, 3 October, 2002 - 15:00 Chairperson:Public Events
Tuesday, 1 October, 2002 - 15:00 Gendered Endings: Narratives of Sexuality and Suicide in the South African LowveldSeminars
Friday, 27 September, 2002 - 15:00 Critical Ethnographies of Globalisation Collaborations
Thursday, 26 September, 2002 - 15:00 On Becoming a Citizen and Staying There: Ideas on social psychology, psychoanalysis and the stateSeminars
Wednesday, 25 September, 2002 - 15:00 Disabling Globalisation: Places of Power in Post-Apartheid South AfricaSeminars
Tuesday, 17 September, 2002 - 15:00 Reviewing Menstruation: On being Feminist and FeminineSeminars
Monday, 16 September, 2002 - 15:00 Does China have an apartheid pass system?Seminars
Thursday, 12 September, 2002 - 15:00 South Africa's role in Africa and for the development of the African AgendaSeminars
Tuesday, 10 September, 2002 - 15:00 Body and Voice in South Sotho Rape TestimoniesSeminars
Thursday, 5 September, 2002 - 15:00 Symbolisation Compulsions: Freud, African Literature and South Africa's process of Truth and ReconciliationSeminars
Thursday, 29 August, 2002 - 15:00 The Capacity to AspireSeminars
Thursday, 29 August, 2002 - 15:00 The Gender Pact and Democratic Consolidation: Institutionalising Gender Equality in the South African StateSeminars
Tuesday, 27 August, 2002 - 15:00 Homosexuality and the South Africa Left: The Ambiguities of ExileSeminars
Thursday, 22 August, 2002 - 15:00 Criminal Obsessions: Imagining Order After ApartheidSeminars
Thursday, 22 August, 2002 - 15:00 Theorizing the Present Collaborations
Wednesday, 21 August, 2002 - 15:00 Speakers:Public Events
Tuesday, 20 August, 2002 - 15:00 Bodiographies: Writing the Body and the SelfSeminars
Monday, 19 August, 2002 - 15:00 The International Politics of South Africa's Triple TransitionSeminars
Thursday, 15 August, 2002 - 15:00 Culture(s) of the African National Congress of South Africa - exile and prison experiencesSeminars
Thursday, 15 August, 2002 - 15:00 Ethnographies of Sex Collaborations
Monday, 12 August, 2002 - 15:00 Sports Boycott and Cricket: South Africa's Exclusion from Test Match Cricket, 1970-1971Seminars
Wednesday, 7 August, 2002 - 15:00 Witchcraft and Modernity: A Strange ComplicitySeminars
Tuesday, 6 August, 2002 - 15:00 Hulle dra nog die Panties': Exploring masculinity in a Women's PrisonSeminars
Tuesday, 6 August, 2002 - 15:00 The Politics of Memory Collaborations
Monday, 5 August, 2002 - 15:00 Challenges the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Presents to the Modern Discipline of HistorySeminars
Monday, 5 August, 2002 - 15:00 The Modernity of Witchcraft Collaborations
Thursday, 1 August, 2002 - 15:00 Functional' and 'Dysfunctional' Communities: A View on the State from the Vantage of 'Development'Seminars
Monday, 29 July, 2002 - 15:00 The Anatomy of DiscriminationSeminars
Thursday, 25 July, 2002 - 15:00 Uncovering the Men' in Men's Health: Working with Desire, Diversions and DemonsSeminars
Monday, 22 July, 2002 - 15:00 School Walls, Walls as Schools in South Africa: An Outside View of educational InstitutionsSeminars
Friday, 19 July, 2002 - 15:00 A History of the Word 'Hungochani' (homosexulaity)Seminars
Wednesday, 17 July, 2002 - 15:00 Split Screen: 'Local' and 'Diasporic' Film in the Anglophone CaribbeanSeminars
Monday, 15 July, 2002 - 15:00 A Scottish socialist reads Carlyle in Johannesburg Prison, June 1900: Reflections on the literary culture of the imperial working classSeminars
Wednesday, 26 June, 2002 - 15:00 The Jo'burg Memo: Fairness in a  fragile WorldSeminars
Monday, 24 June, 2002 - 15:00 Mapping a Contact-Zone: The Southern Indian Ocean Collaborations
Thursday, 20 June, 2002 - 15:00 The Fact of Blackness: Reading FanonCollaborations
Wednesday, 19 June, 2002 - 15:00 Memory, Justice, InclusionSeminars
Wednesday, 19 June, 2002 - 15:00 Settler ModernityCollaborations
Monday, 17 June, 2002 - 15:00 Global Finance and the Prospects for Democracy in the Emerging World OrderSeminars
Monday, 3 June, 2002 - 15:00 Methodologies of Household SurveyingCollaborations
Monday, 27 May, 2002 - 15:00 The Acoustics of Memory: Historiography and Alterity in Representations of 1950s Township JazzSeminars
Tuesday, 21 May, 2002 - 15:00 Military Slaves and the Making of Ethnic Identity: The Case of ChikundaSeminars
Monday, 20 May, 2002 - 15:00 Constituting Democracy: A Sociological Study of Constitution-making in South Africa in the 1990sSeminars
Monday, 20 May, 2002 - 15:00 From Hubris to Chaos: The Makings of the Bewysburo and the end of Documentary GovernmentSeminars
Friday, 17 May, 2002 - 15:00 Bo-Tsotsi: Youth Gangs of Soweto, Public Events
Monday, 13 May, 2002 - 15:00 Maternity Matters: The Politics of Hospitalized Childbirth in South Africa, 1900 to 1960Seminars
Thursday, 9 May, 2002 - 15:00 Anthropology of Violence: Gangs in Latin AmericaCollaborations
Tuesday, 7 May, 2002 - 15:00 New Perspectives on Law, Crime and the Moral Logics of Everyday LifeCollaborations
Monday, 6 May, 2002 - 15:00 Chieftainship and Local Government: A Study of Local Attitudes in Five Chieftainships in Mpumalanga, Limpopo and Northwest ProvincesSeminars
Monday, 6 May, 2002 - 15:00 Provincializing Europe, Globalizing Africa: Can African Studies be Global?Collaborations
Monday, 29 April, 2002 - 15:00 African Bodies, European Texts: Picturing The Pilgrim's Progress in AfricaSeminars
Tuesday, 23 April, 2002 - 15:00 The Limits of Historical InventionCollaborations
Monday, 22 April, 2002 - 15:00 Nationalism and Democracy in South AfricaSeminars
Friday, 12 April, 2002 - 15:00 Embodied History: Uniqueness and Exemplarity of South African AIDSSeminars
Tuesday, 9 April, 2002 - 15:00 Kala Pani: Public Events
Monday, 8 April, 2002 - 15:00 Literary Studies, New Literacies and New Publics: Translating Between the DisciplinesCollaborations
Monday, 8 April, 2002 - 15:00 Ways of ReadingSeminars
Wednesday, 27 March, 2002 - 15:00 Globalizing Bestsellers: the Case of Marie CorelliSeminars
Monday, 25 March, 2002 - 15:00 Negotiating Spaces: The role of women in South Africa's transitionSeminars
Monday, 25 March, 2002 - 15:00 Ways of Living, Ways of Dying and the South African CitySeminars
Monday, 18 March, 2002 - 15:00 Common Illnesses: Anthropology of Health in Everyday Life in Maasina (Mali)Seminars
Monday, 11 March, 2002 - 15:00 The Role of Local Authorities in the Emergence of Group Areas and Modern Townships on the East Rand in the 1950sSeminars
Friday, 1 March, 2002 - 15:00 Rac(e)ing Crime and Poverty into the Present: The State, Colouredness, and Correctional Institutionalization in the Period before 1960Seminars
Monday, 18 February, 2002 - 15:00 Market Integration through Peasantization: The Economic Transformation of Africa, the Caribbean and India under Modern ColonialismSeminars
Tuesday, 5 February, 2002 - 15:00 African Modes of Self-Writing: A Critique of Political Economy and NativismSeminars
Friday, 1 February, 2002 - 15:00 Writing on Witchcraft in Times of AIDSSeminars
Tuesday, 20 November, 2001 - 15:00 Rewriting Twentieth-Century South Africa: General History in a Post-Apartheid EraSeminars
Wednesday, 14 November, 2001 - 15:00 Ethnographies of the Post Colonial StateSeminars
Tuesday, 23 October, 2001 - 15:00 Legal Pluralism, Decentralization and Conflict in the SahelSeminars
Friday, 28 September, 2001 - 15:00 Mourning and Memory in CongoSeminars
Friday, 14 September, 2001 - 15:00 The Unreason of the LawSeminars
Friday, 14 September, 2001 - 15:00 WISER was officially launched at a function hosted by the Vice-ChancellorPublic Events
Thursday, 5 July, 2001 - 15:00 The Burden of Race?Collaborations
Thomas Piketty Speaks at WitsPublic Positions
Call for Papers : “Cultural Solidarities: Colonial Modernity, Anti-Apartheid and World-Making Networks” 4-5 April 2017 Advertisements
Najibha Deshmukh Masters by thesis scholarship - Xenophobia Made and Unmade through Language Encounters and Language Usage: A Study Based in Alexandra, Johannesburg.Advertisements
Review of 'Delirium'Public Events
Call for Applications: NRF Freestanding, Innovation, and Scarce Skills Postdoctoral Fellowships 2017Advertisements
CFP: Urban Anxieties in the Global SouthCollaborations
B. PachaiThe Indian Contribution To The Development Of Tile History Of South Africa.WISH Seminars