Events

South Africa Discussion Group
Deborah Posel (Leverhulme Visiting Professor, University College, London)
21 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
Deborah Posel (Leverhulme Visiting Professor, University College, London) - Car Troubles: Race on the Road (part of a series on the history and politics of consumption in South Africa)
Dr Max Price
24 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
The African Studies Centre and the Africa Society at University of Oxford invite you to a talk by Dr Max Price, Former Vice Chancellor of the University of Cape Town on Decolonisation Dilemmas:... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Saul Musker (Blavatnik School of Government)
28 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
Discussion of the South African elections and recent politics, led by Saul Musker (Blavatnik School of Government) and other students.
South Africa Discussion Group
Crispian Olver (Univ of the Witwatersrand, author of How to Steal a City)
4 June 2019 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
Rent seeking or growth coalitions? - a comparative study of governance models in South African cities
Prof Manthia Diawara (New York University)
7 June 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
“Edouard Glissant and the Right to Opacity: Some Trembling Thoughts on the State of Critical Theory in Francophone Africa”, by Professor Manthia Diawara (New York University) The African Studies... Read more
Professor Achille Mbembe, WISER, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa, author of Critique of Black Reason; and Professor Faye V. Harrison, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, author of Decolonizing Anthropology
27 June 2019 - 9:00am to 28 June 2019 - 5:00pm
St Antony's College
From the fatal shooting of the 17-year old Trayvon Martin in Florida, United States, and the recent deportation threats faced by the Windrush generation in Britain to the continued practices of... Read more