Professor Johann Louw will be one of 120 retirees of the University of Cape Town in 2016. He joined the University on 1 January 1988 and worked in the Department of Psychology. He will retire from the institution at the end of December following a stellar 28 year career in teaching. Former colleague Emeriturs Professor Andy Dawes compiled the following tribute to a teacher, scholar and intellectual who will be greatly missed.
University of Cape Town NRF rated researcher Svea Josephy recently concluded a photographic exhibition on South African spaces and their connections to sites of conflict around the world. Humanities News spoke to her about the inspiration behind her recent work.
Fourth year visual art student Matete Motubatse recieved the Gerard Sekoto Award at the 2016 Barclays L'Atelier art awards held in Johannesburg. His winning work titled ‘moya’ is in video format.