The University of Cape Town's COVID-19 Return to UCT policy framework guides faculties and departments on the institution's phased return to campus.



Saturday, 11 July 2020
Faculty mourns death of alumnus Kirvan Fortuin

The Faculty of Humanities is shocked and saddened to learn of the murder of our alumnus, Kirvan Fortuin, who was a celebrated dancer, choreographer and LGBTQ+ activist.

Publication Date:
Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 07:30
Message from Dean: Remote teaching and other matters

Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Assoc Prof Shose Kessi, write to the faculty to convey important updates about the response to Covid-19 and the impact on teaching and learning for the rest of 2020.

Publication Date:
Mon, 08 Jun 2020 - 10:45
Africa is not just who we are; it is also our politics

"The question, 'where are you from', or better still, 'where are you originally from', is a hypothesis that is often difficult to engage with, because underlying that is the reduction of personhood to an entrapment in a geographical location, facilitated by an act of fate, birth," writes Dr Divine Fuh, director of the Institute for the Humanities in Africa. This article was first published by News24.

Publication Date:
Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 14:00
Theatre is immortal - but it needs your support

Artists, meaning people who make their living from the performing or visual arts, need to survive like all other people, and theatres need to remain solvent, like all other businesses in this time, writes Lara Foot, in an op-ed published in the Daily Maverick on 29 May 2020.


Publication Date:
Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 08:45