Tuesday, 24 September 2019
Racism and ‘xenophobia’: 10 key points

Ivan Katsere, a PhD candidate at UCT and a lecturer in the Department of Psychology, recently wrote an opinion piece for the Daily Maverick, “Dehumanising the other: The language of black-on-black racism”. In it, Katsere illustrates the centrality of racism in violence against African migrants.

Publication Date:
Wed, 18 Sep 2019 - 07:45
Students, prisoners and parolees in arts collaboration

The University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Centre for Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies, NICRO (National Institute for Crime Prevention and the Reintegration of Offenders) and the Western Cape Department of Correctional Services will present a performance of Live, Love, Leave a Legacy featuring UCT theatre students, Pollsmoor Prison participants and a group of parolees.

Publication Date:
Wed, 11 Sep 2019 - 11:15
Lessons from Shanghai

Two students from the Faculty of Humanities at UCT recently returned from representing South Africa at the 2019 Shanghai Summer School (BRICS Program). The two spent a month learning alongside other young leaders from across the Brazil, Russia, India, China and South African (BRICS) alliance.

Publication Date:
Tue, 27 Aug 2019 - 12:45
‘Power-packed’ Oxford fellowship

Honoured with the opportunity to participate at the highly-competitive 2019 Oxford Media Policy Summer Institute in the United Kingdom, UCT doctoral candidate Chikezie Uzuegbunam from the Department of Film & Media Studies, shares his research around the digital life experiences of young Nigerians.

Publication Date:
Mon, 26 Aug 2019 - 10:30