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Sunday, 20 January 2019
Annual Neville Alexander lecture discusses language and decoloniality

The Centre for African Studies in collaboration with the Linguistics section hosted the fifth annual Neville Alexander lecture to discuss how language speaks to the call for decolonisation of the university space. The lecture took place on Friday, 25 August 2017 at the Centre for African Studies Gallery.

Publication Date:
Mon, 04 Sep 2017 - 12:00
Honour for innovative, multifaceted linguist

Professor Ana Deumert who heads up the Linguistics Section of the School of African and Gender Studies, Antrhopology and Linguistics, was in Berlin recently to receive the prestigious Humboldt Research Award for her work in general and applied linguistics. Her peers have described her as one of the world’s most distinguished and innovative thinkers in the field of sociolinguistics.

Publication Date:
Fri, 01 Sep 2017 - 15:15
The Fall wins prestigious Scotsman Fringe First Award

The highly acclaimed Baxter Theatre play The Fall was awarded the Fringe First at the 2017 Scotsman Awards at the Edinburgh Festival.

Publication Date:
Fri, 25 Aug 2017 - 10:45
Fine Art lecturer gets the DST Women in Science Award nod

Michaelis School of Fine Art senior lecturer, Dr Nomusa Makhubu, has been named as the First Runner Up for the Distinguished Young Woman Scientist, Humanities and Social Sciences award category of the 2017 Department of Science and Technology’s (DST) South African Women in Science Awards (WISA). 

Publication Date:
Fri, 25 Aug 2017 - 10:30