HUMA 2015 Seminar Series – UCT


First Semester/ First Quarter




26 February « White Afrikaans Women in South Africa: Race to Respectability »

Christi van der Westhuizen (HUMA, UCT)


5 March « The world, the text and the manuscript »

Shamil Jeppie (HUMA, UCT)


12 March « The uses of uncertainty: betting on travel in early modern Europe »

Tony Parr (English, UWC)


19 March « Steps Towards Decolonial Higher Education in South Africa? Researching Epistemic Disobedience in the Postcolonial Humanities »

Shannon Moreira (Humanities Education Development Unit, UCT)


26 March « Hidden Politics in Conservation: Forests and the Power of the Weak in Southern Africa »

Frank Matose (Sociology, UCT)


Huma First Quarter Seminar Series 2015 12 feb 2015

All welcome.


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