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Monday, 23 April 2018 - 3:00pm

David Johnson

At the beginning of the 1930s, the ANC, the ICU and CPSA were in disarray, and a small group of activist-intellectuals looked to new sources of inspiration in their struggles to liberate South Africa’s oppressed masses. William Thibedi ( more

Monday, 7 May 2018 - 3:00pm

Isabel Hofmeyr


Monday, 14 May 2018 - 3:00pm

Rogers, Joshua Orock, Walker

Suspicion. The term evokes so many moods, so much affect, used as ways of reading the world: uncertainty, fear, anxiety, doubt, and the unknown. But also their opposites: faith, trust, confidence, certainty, the known and knowable. Is more

Monday, 21 May 2018 - 3:00pm

Siphiwe Ignatius Dube

I am interested in a comparative approach to the analysis of the “prophets phenomenon” (Chitando, Gunda, Kugler 2013; Hameno 2014; Makonyi 2015; Omenyo 2011), which refers to the recent proliferation of self-styled prophets in Sub-Saharan more

Monday, 28 May 2018 - 3:00pm

Charne Lavery

The Southern Ocean is the wildest, least-known ocean, where winds and currents circulate without continental breaks and in which debris from the lost Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 remain undiscovered. It is largely beyond national more

Monday, 25 June 2018 - 8:00am

Sarah Nuttall

Bologna, June 25 – July 6, 2018   ‘The world found nothing sacred in the abstract nakedness of being human,’ so wrote Hannah Arendt in The Origins of Totalitarianism (1976). Arendt’s questioning of the adequacy of the category ‘human’  more