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Tuesday, 18 January 2022
Picture: Lerato Maduna, UCT CMD
Call for submissions | After the Fire: Loss, Archive and African Studies

This symposium marks the first anniversary of the fire that destroyed the Jagger Reading Room and much of the African Studies collections at the University of Cape Town. Submission deadline: 17 Jan 2022.

Publication Date:
Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 13:15
Season's Greetings from HUMA

Warm greetings to you and your families. From everyone at HUMA – Institute for Humanities in Africa, we’d like to thank you for your continued loyalty and faith in us.

Publication Date:
Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 09:15
Call for panel proposals for 4th Biennial Conference of the African Studies Association of Africa (ASAA) now open

We are pleased to announce the launch of the call for panel proposals for the 4th Biennial Conference of the African Studies Association of Africa. ASAA2022 is hosted by HUMA and scheduled for 11–16 April 2022.

Publication Date:
Sat, 01 May 2021 - 16:30
We are hiring! 1 x lecturer in Musicology: Turning the Tide (TTT)

Funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has made available for one lecturer position at South African College of Music...

Publication Date:
Tue, 27 Apr 2021 - 15:15



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