Monthly Archives: August 2013

Jack Halberstam in Stellenbosch

Jack Halberstam, Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity, Gender Studies and Comparative Literature at the University of Southern California, gave a provocative and insightful lecture in Stellenbosch on Friday. Halberstam’s talk, entitled “The Wild: Humans, Animals, Anarchy”, was well-attended, and […]

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The end of the western archive?

How can Africa resist the totalising project of neoliberalism? Read Kavish Chetty’s report on a conversation between Achille Mbembe and Anthony Bogues.

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Sol Plaatje EU Poetry Award – deadline extention

Jacana Media have announced that they have extended the deadline for the third Sol Plaatje European Union Poetry Award to Monday 9 September.

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Ramphele: No more lost generations

Claude van Wyk reports on Mamphela Ramphele’s visit to Stellenbosch University, where she addressed students on their role in South Africa.

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