Wednesday, 26 February 2020
Student Excellence Awards

The Humanities Faculty recently hosted their annual Student Excellence Awards where the faculty honours senior students who have done exceptionally well in their academic results during the previous year and were on the Dean’s merit list. Students from Theatre and Performance department who have excelled in their performances within UCT and outside were also recognised.

Publication Date:
Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 10:15
Infecting, disrupting and transforming the City

In partnership with the Institute for Creative Arts (ICA), the 12th instalment of Infecting the City (ITC) kicked off on Monday, 18 November, and the public arts festival is already sparking debate, provoking thought and challenging the status quo.

Publication Date:
Thu, 21 Nov 2019 - 08:45
Impossible Return: Harfield Village Forced Removals

The Centre for Curating the Archive (CCA) hosted a book launch for Impossible Return:  Harfield Village Forced Removals.  which is a multi-faceted research project at the CCA focused on forced removals in the Harfield and Claremont areas. The project began with a collection of photographs by South African artist, David Brown, who, whilst a Fine Art student at Michaelis in the 1970s, photographed the Harfield community just before and during the apartheid-era forced removals. 

Publication Date:
Mon, 18 Nov 2019 - 12:15
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