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Investigating the daily dynamics of property market in Cape Town to understand patterns of social change in South Africa.

French Institute Seminars in Humanities (FISH)

22 June 2015
14:00 - IFAS Conference Room, 62 Juta Street, Braamfontein

Julien Migozzi
Université Grenoble 1/ Pacte/ Géographie-Cités

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Comparative workshop on the underground in liberation struggles in Africa

Call for papers

Johannesburg, 17-19 September 2015
Nairobi 2016 (dates tbc)

Submission deadline: 30 June 2015

The History Workshop at the University of the Witwatersrand, in collaboration with the University of Nairobi and the University of Swaziland, has been awarded a grant by the National Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences for a comparative research project on the underground in liberation struggles in Africa.

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Reinventing Pan-Africanism in the Age of Xenophobia

International Symposium


3 - 4 June 2015
6th Floor Richard Ward Building,
University of the Witwatersrand

Speakers include Adam Habib, Moeletsi Mbeki, Xolela Mangcu, Nomboniso Gasa,
Achille Mbembe, Eusebius McKaizer, Mandla Langa, Niq Mhlongo, Eddy Maloka, Shose Kessi,Adekeye Adebajo, Suren Pillay, Michael Neocosmos, Gilbert Khadiagala, Lucy Corkin, Tawana Kupe, Anthony Bizos, Andre Zaaiman, Aurélie Kalenga, Khadija Patel, Ingrid Palmary, Raimi Gbadamosi, Claudia Gastrow, Joshua Walker, Keith Breckenridge, Sarah Nuttall, Pamila Gupta and Catherine Burns.

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The National Union of Mineworkers in apartheid and democracy

a South African organisational trajectory

French Institute Seminars in Humanities (FISH)

26 May 2015
15:00 - IFAS Conference Room, 62 Juta Street, Braamfontein

Raphaël Botiveau
IFAS / Science Po Aix

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Print Culture and Colonisation in Africa


28-29 May 2015
HUMA Seminar Room, Upper Campus, UCT, Cape Town

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