Neville Alexander immortalised at UCT

31 Aug 2015 - 11:15

More than 130 guests attended a UCT Faculty of Humanities event to unveil the Neville Alexander Building on Friday, 28 August 2015, one day after the anniversary of Dr Neville Alexander's 2012 passing. The building was formerly known as the The Graduate School of Humanities Building and is located on University Avenue, on UCT Upper Campus. 

Dr Alexander was a student at the University of Cape Town. He registered for a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1953 and by 1958 had earned his MA in German. He returned to UCT in the 1990's as director of the Project for the Study of Alternative Education in South Africa. 

Access Dr. Lydia Cairncross's keynote speech

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