DateOrganiserTitleEvent-TypeWISER Research ThemeImportant for reporting:
Friday, 13 November, 2020 - 17:30MajolaUNSETTLEMENT: ‘Insecure Zones.’ Reflections from Africa and the Indian OceanAdvertisementsOceanic HumanitiesYes
Thursday, 12 November, 2020 - 15:30BreckenridgeWIPES | Property and Hierarchy | Wednesday, November 11, 4pmWISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESPublic Positions on History and Politics, African FuturesNo
Wednesday, 11 November, 2020 - 15:30BreckenridgeInvitation | Book Launch | Dreaming of Freedom in South Africa by David Johnson | 4pm November 10Book LaunchesPublic Positions on History and Politics, Knowledge Futures, Law and personhoodNo
Thursday, 5 November, 2020 - 18:30laveryPost-Imperial OceanicsAdvertisementsOceanic HumanitiesYes
Monday, 2 November, 2020 - 23:30DeshmukhThe WISER Podcast | Season 02AdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesYes
Monday, 2 November, 2020 - 23:30DeshmukhThe WISER Podcast | Season 02AdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesYes
Monday, 2 November, 2020 - 16:00Ibn Rushd’s _The Decisive Treatise_: A Text for Political Reform Seminars
Sunday, 1 November, 2020 - 23:30MkhwanaziBreath SymposiumAdvertisementsMedical Humanities in AfricaYes
Sunday, 1 November, 2020 - 23:30MajolaApplications to the School of Social Science 2021-22 - Political Mobilizations and Social MovementsAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesYes
Thursday, 29 October, 2020 - 17:30MajolaBook discussion | ANXIOUS JOBURG - The Inner Lives of a Global South City Edited by NickyAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesYes
Tuesday, 27 October, 2020 - 17:30NuttallRethinking the University in the Age of COVID-19Public EventsKnowledge FuturesYes
Monday, 26 October, 2020 - 16:00Landscapes of peripheral and displaced urbanismsSeminars
Friday, 23 October, 2020 - 23:30laveryThe WISER Podcast | Season 2 | Episode 8 by Charne LaveryAdvertisementsOceanic Humanities, Knowledge FuturesYes
Wednesday, 21 October, 2020 - 12:30HumanitiesInvite | Opening of the virtual symposium Breath: Inspire/ExpireAdvertisementsMedical Humanities in AfricaYes
Monday, 19 October, 2020 - 23:30MkhwanaziBREATH: INSPIRE/EXPIREAdvertisementsGoverning Intimacies, Knowledge FuturesYes
Monday, 19 October, 2020 - 16:00Living Together: The ANC, the Soviet Union, and the National Question.Seminars
Friday, 16 October, 2020 - 15:30ChakrabartyPublic Positions | Dipesh Chakrabarty on the Planetary Age | 15 Oct | 4pmPublic PositionsKnowledge FuturesYes
Thursday, 15 October, 2020 - 23:30BreckenridgeThe WISER Podcast | Season 2 | Episode 7 by Keith BreckenridgeAdvertisementsDigital Humanities, Knowledge FuturesYes
Thursday, 15 October, 2020 - 15:30OlverWIPES : Political Settlements TheoryWISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESPublic Positions on History and Politics, Law and personhood, Locations of African Critical Theory, African FuturesYes
Monday, 12 October, 2020 - 16:00Situating 'the Local' in South Africa's Transition to Democracy: a view from MokopaneSeminars
Monday, 12 October, 2020 - 16:00Critically Engaged Sociology at SWOP : Four decades of South/North concept formationSeminars
Friday, 9 October, 2020 - 23:30NuttallThe WISER Podcast | Season 2 | Episode 6 by Sarah NuttallPublic EventsKnowledge FuturesYes
Monday, 5 October, 2020 - 16:00South Africa and the NeoliberalsSeminars
Thursday, 1 October, 2020 - 15:30BreckenridgeWIPES | Tooze on the (German) making of modern economicsWISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESKnowledge Futures, Locations of African Critical Theory, African FuturesNo
Monday, 28 September, 2020 - 16:00Chiefship Pty unLTD: reflections on un/accountability, past and presentSeminars
Friday, 25 September, 2020 - 23:30HassimThe WISER Podcast | Season 2 | Episode 4 by Shireen Hassim and Sisonke MsimangAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesYes
Wednesday, 23 September, 2020 - 17:30GuptaBook Launch and Discussion of Lynn M. Thomas’s Beneath the Surface: A Transnational History of Skin Lighteners | 22 Sept | 6pmBook LaunchesGoverning Intimacies, Law and personhood, Locations of African Critical Theory, African FuturesNo
Tuesday, 22 September, 2020 - 23:30ThomasBook Launch and Discussion of Lynn M. Thomas’s Beneath the Surface: A Transnational History of Skin Lighteners | 22 Sept | 6pmAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesYes
Monday, 21 September, 2020 - 16:00Metabolic drift? food, fertiliser and the biology of history in MalawiSeminars
Thursday, 17 September, 2020 - 23:30AdebayoThe WISER Podcast | Season 2 | Episode 3 by Sakiru AdebayoAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesNo
Thursday, 17 September, 2020 - 14:30MokoenaProgramme in African Digital Humanities : Zoom WorkshopsCollaborationsDigital HumanitiesYes
Monday, 14 September, 2020 - 16:00Rereading Stuart Hall on RaceSeminars
Thursday, 10 September, 2020 - 15:30BreckenridgeWIPES : Ostrom on Polycentric GovernanceWISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESPublic Positions on History and Politics, Knowledge Futures, African FuturesNo
Tuesday, 8 September, 2020 - 23:30Deshmukh Regions2050: Mobile spaces, porous borders, and pathways of regionalization.AdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesNo
Monday, 7 September, 2020 - 16:00Just Health? : Law, Constitutionalism and Postcolonial Dis-easeSeminars
Friday, 4 September, 2020 - 23:30RottenburgCall for Researchers | MOBILE SPACES, POROUS BORDERS, AND PATHWAYS OF REGIONALIZATIONAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesYes
Thursday, 3 September, 2020 - 23:30KurganThe WISER Podcast | Season 2 | Episode 2 by Terry KurganAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesYes
Monday, 31 August, 2020 - 23:30DeshmukhWiSER Call for Two-Year Postdoctoral Positions (2020-2022)AdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesYes
Wednesday, 26 August, 2020 - 17:30Kuljian’s #BlackLivesMatter Race and Racism in SciencePublic EventsKnowledge FuturesNo
Monday, 24 August, 2020 - 16:00After LaborSeminars
Friday, 21 August, 2020 - 15:30Gevisser Public Positions| The Pink Line by Mark Gevisser | 20 August | 4pmPublic Events, Public PositionsPublic Positions on History and PoliticsYes
Friday, 21 August, 2020 - 15:30Gevisser Public Positions| The Pink Line by Mark Gevisser | 20 August | 4pmPublic Events, Public PositionsPublic Positions on History and PoliticsYes
Thursday, 20 August, 2020 - 23:30Machinya The WISER Podcast | Season 2 | Episode 1 by Johannes MachinyaAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesYes
Thursday, 20 August, 2020 - 14:30HassimSpeakers: Grace A. Musila & Shireen Hassim on Writing WomenPublic EventsGoverning IntimaciesNo
Monday, 17 August, 2020 - 16:00Building National Universities and Making Human Resources in Southeastern AfricaSeminars
Friday, 14 August, 2020 - 23:30DeshmukhThe WISER Podcast | Season 01Public EventsGoverning Intimacies, Oceanic Humanities, Knowledge FuturesYes
Thursday, 13 August, 2020 - 15:30BreckenridgeWIPES | Seminar with Adam Tooze on Political economy of anthropocene: Climate crisis v. Covid-19 | Wednesday, August 12 : 4pmWISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESPublic Positions on History and Politics, African FuturesNo
Thursday, 6 August, 2020 - 23:30BoehiThe WISER Podcast | Episode 13 by Melanie BoehiAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesNo
Monday, 3 August, 2020 - 16:00Spouse in the house: Household structures and roles, gender, and quality of life in the Gauteng City-Region,South AfricaSeminars
Thursday, 30 July, 2020 - 15:30BreckenridgeWIPES | Talk by Adam Tooze on the Political economy of anthropocene: Climate crisis v. Covid-19 | Wednesday, July 29 : 4pmWISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESAfrican FuturesNo
Monday, 27 July, 2020 - 23:30Matsipa #Rabida - Parenthesis in conversation with Celeste Fortes - hosted by Mpho MatsipaAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesNo
Monday, 27 July, 2020 - 16:00From the Plantation to the Fourth Industrial Revolution: Other Economic GeographiesSeminars
Thursday, 23 July, 2020 - 23:30XabaThe WISER Podcast | Episode 12 with Makhosazana XabaPublic EventsKnowledge FuturesNo
Monday, 20 July, 2020 - 16:00Panel discussion of Crashed Seminars
Friday, 17 July, 2020 - 15:30NuttallPublic Positions | The Politics of the Pandemic by Professor Simukai Chigudu | 16 July | 4pmPublic PositionsPublic Positions on History and PoliticsYes
Thursday, 16 July, 2020 - 23:30SacksThe WISER Podcast | Episode 11 with Ruth SacksAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesNo
Thursday, 9 July, 2020 - 23:30HumanitiesThe WiSER Podcast | Episode 10 by Confidence Joseph, Ryan Poinasamy, Meghan Judge and Mapule MohulatsiPublic EventsKnowledge FuturesNo
Thursday, 9 July, 2020 - 15:30BreckenridgeWIPES | Tooze -- Crashed, Part 4WISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESAfrican FuturesNo
Thursday, 9 July, 2020 - 14:30Mokoena African Digital Humanities Programme Second Digitisation Workshop July 9 – 11, 2020 : Zoom details will be available on the day Draft Schedule of Presentations Session 1 : Thursday 2:30PM to 4:00PM Kara Dimitruk Political voice in 19th-century Collaborations, SeminarsDigital HumanitiesYes
Thursday, 9 July, 2020 - 14:30Mokoena African Digital Humanities Programme Second Digitisation Workshop July 9 – 11, 2020 : Zoom details will be available on the day Draft Schedule of Presentations Session 1 : Thursday 2:30PM to 4:00PM Kara Dimitruk Political voice in 19th-century Collaborations, SeminarsDigital HumanitiesYes
Thursday, 2 July, 2020 - 23:30GuptaThe WISER Podcast | Episode 9 with Pamila GuptaPublic EventsKnowledge FuturesNo
Thursday, 25 June, 2020 - 23:30MokoenaThe WISER Podcast | Episode 8 with Hlonipha MokoenaPublic EventsKnowledge FuturesNo
Thursday, 25 June, 2020 - 15:30BreckenridgeWIPES : Tooze's Crashed, part 3WISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESAfrican FuturesNo
Friday, 12 June, 2020 - 15:30NuttallPublic Positions | Rights to Life: Debating a Universal Income Income GrantPublic PositionsPublic Positions on History and PoliticsYes
Thursday, 11 June, 2020 - 23:30Nolwazi Mkhwanazi sThe WISER Podcast | Episode 7 with Nolwazi MkhwanaziPublic EventsKnowledge FuturesNo
Thursday, 4 June, 2020 - 23:30Mushakavanhu The WISER Podcast | Episode 6 with Tinashe MushakavanhuPublic EventsKnowledge FuturesYes
Thursday, 28 May, 2020 - 23:30MbembeWISER Podcast | Episode 5 with Achille Mbembe and Dilip MenonAdvertisementsKnowledge FuturesYes
Thursday, 28 May, 2020 - 15:30BreckenridgeWIPES : Financial Crises of the 2000sWISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESPublic Positions on History and Politics, African FuturesNo
Monday, 25 May, 2020 - 15:00Protect the poor but don’t meddle with those who can pay: Debating solidarity in the context of the NHISeminars
Thursday, 21 May, 2020 - 23:30RottenburgWISER Podcast | Episode 4 with Richard RottenburgPublic EventsKnowledge FuturesYes
Monday, 18 May, 2020 - 16:00Contemporary Speculative Fiction in Southern AfricaSeminars
Thursday, 14 May, 2020 - 15:30SparksWIPES : The history of the state's dependence on management consultingWISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESPublic Positions on History and PoliticsNo
Monday, 11 May, 2020 - 16:00International actors and social protection in Africa, 2000-2020Seminars
Thursday, 7 May, 2020 - 23:30Matsipa New Podcast Episode: 'Logistics, Blackness and Spatialities'SeminarsKnowledge FuturesYes
Monday, 4 May, 2020 - 15:00On Monastic Seclusion: Making knowledge from an African UniversitySeminars
Friday, 1 May, 2020 - 15:30NuttallPublic Positions | On-Line Panel Discussion | Politics in the Time of the Pandemic: Debt, Surveillance, CarePublic PositionsPublic Positions on History and Politics, Medical Humanities in Africa, Locations of African Critical TheoryYes
Friday, 1 May, 2020 - 13:30Mpofu-WalshThe WISER PodcastPublic EventsKnowledge Futures, Locations of African Critical TheoryYes
Thursday, 30 April, 2020 - 15:30BreckenridgeWIPES : East Asian Bureaucratic TraditionsWISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESPublic Positions on History and PoliticsNo
Monday, 20 April, 2020 - 16:00Responding to African Digital Platform Economies: A Preliminary Regulatory Space AnalysisSeminars
Thursday, 16 April, 2020 - 14:30OlverWIPES : Political Settlements TheoryWISER Political Economy Seminar -- WIPESPublic Positions on History and PoliticsNo
Monday, 6 April, 2020 - 16:00The Making of the Lebowa Civil Service: Class Formation and Bantustan AdministrationSeminars
Wednesday, 1 April, 2020 - 14:30RottenburgOn the Valuation of Art: Re-negotiating universal and particular repertoires of forms.Public EventsAfrican FuturesYes
Monday, 30 March, 2020 - 15:00Some current transformations in the power of metrologiesSeminars
Friday, 20 March, 2020 - 17:30McKaiserConfronting Coronavirus Virality, Moral Panic, Risk, XenophobiaPublic EventsKnowledge FuturesYes
Friday, 13 March, 2020 - 14:30Simões de Araújo ThomasLove Troubles: Emotions and the Politics of Intimacy in South Africa and BrazilPublic EventsGoverning Intimacies, Locations of African Critical TheoryNo
Thursday, 12 March, 2020 - 14:30RottenburgOn the Valuation of Art: Re-negotiating universal and particular repertoires of forms.Public EventsKnowledge FuturesYes
Wednesday, 11 March, 2020 - 11:30BreckenridgeEstimating the Distribution of Household Wealth in South AfricaSeminarsPublic Positions on History and Politics, Law and personhood, African FuturesNo
Monday, 9 March, 2020 - 15:00Ethnographies of Global PolicingSeminars
Monday, 2 March, 2020 - 15:00Aesthetic Authoritarianism: The Caring State and the 'New Luanda'Seminars
Saturday, 29 February, 2020 - 12:30AppaduraiPublic Positions | Arjun Appadurai on Failure, Digitality, Memory | 28 February 2020 1pmPublic PositionsPublic Positions on History and PoliticsNo
Friday, 28 February, 2020 - 16:30Kurgan launch of Alexandra Halligey's new book on Participatory Theatre and the Urban Everday in South AfricaBook LaunchesKnowledge FuturesNo
Wednesday, 26 February, 2020 - 12:30SarrPublic Positions | The Restitution of African Art | 25 Feb 2020 | 4pmPublic PositionsKnowledge FuturesNo
Monday, 24 February, 2020 - 15:00Knowledge and technological innovation transfer for economic development – the case of EskomSeminars
Monday, 17 February, 2020 - 15:00Encountering Cameroon’s Garrison State: Checkpoints, Democratic Aspirations, and the Anglophone RevoltSeminars
Friday, 14 February, 2020 - 23:30Hofmeyr Call for applications for 2020 MA scholarshipAdvertisementsOceanic HumanitiesYes
Monday, 10 February, 2020 - 15:00Financialization or Transculturation? Poverty Knowledge in South AfricaSeminars
Tuesday, 4 February, 2020 - 16:30BreckenridgeGhana’s Electric Dreams : A film by R. Lane Clark and Stephan F. MiescherPublic EventsOceanic Humanities, African FuturesYes
Monday, 3 February, 2020 - 15:00Waiting for Light: The Story of Electrification in Rural GhanaSeminars
Friday, 31 January, 2020 - 14:30MuholiPlaying in the dark: A round table in:conversation with Zanele MuholiPublic EventsAfrican FuturesYes