Monday, 20 January 2020
Flows in the global fertility market

What does the global fertility industry reproduce – apart from babies? Associate Professor Amrita Pande, a sociologist and feminist ethnographer at the University of Cape Town (UCT), seeks to answer this central question through her research on the global fertility market.

Publication Date:
Mon, 18 Nov 2019 - 11:30
Intersecting Violences Exhibition

The Hub for Decolonial Feminist Psychologies in Africa and the Unsettling Knowledge Production on Gendered and Sexual Violence Project hosted an exhibition which centres on the work that has come out of multiple projects exploring different intersecting violences.  This exhibition brings together five years of participatory research engaged with different communities in capturing their negotiations of the varying terrains of violence. 

Publication Date:
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 - 11:30
The Professor of Received Ideas: knowledge versus opinion in a time of climate change

A farewell event for Professor Johnn Higgins, Arderne Chair of Literature, was hosted at the Irma Stern Museum.  At this event, Prof Higgins gave a lecture, 'The Professor of Received Ideas:  knowledge versus opinion in a time of climate change'. 

Publication Date:
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 - 11:15
Contribution to South African Sociolinguistics

Professor Rajend Mesthrie, the SARChI Chair of of Migration, Language and Social Change, recently had a book brought out in his honour entitled, English in Multilingual South Africa.  He also had his PhD thesis topic, which was reworked as his first book in 1991, republished this year (38 years later) in a prestigious volume by Routledge.

Publication Date:
Tue, 12 Nov 2019 - 14:30