Announcements

Sunday, 1 January, 2023 - 00:00

Sarah Nuttall

At the end of 2022, Professor Sarah Nuttall’s second and final term as Director of WiSER comes to a close. She has served with distinction in this position, for a period of ten years. Reflecting on the decade of work, she writes: more

Friday, 20 January, 2023 - 00:00

Keith Breckenridge

Over the last twenty years WiSER has established itself as the leading interdisciplinary research institute in the Humanities and Social Sciences on the African continent. From 2023, with generous support from Standard Bank, the more

Friday, 20 January, 2023 - 18:00

Keith Breckenridge

Over the last twenty years WiSER has established itself as the leading interdisciplinary research institute in the Humanities and Social Sciences on the African continent. From 2023, with generous support from Standard Bank, the Institute more

Wednesday, 1 February, 2023 - 12:00

Sarah In this week’s episode, Anneke

In this week’s episode, Anneke Rautenbach discusses how, when the writer Bessie Head escaped apartheid South Africa and settled in the rural village of Serowe, Botswana, she remained haunted by the violence of her past. In her work more