Please be reminded of our forthcoming conference: "Izithunguthu: Southern African Pasts before the Colonial Era, Their Archives and Their Ongoing Present/Presence", happening next month.
Former APC doctoral student Dr Jesmael “Jay” Mataga has joined the newly established Sol Plaatje University in Kimberley as a senior lecturer.
Vibeke M. Viestad has been awarded her PhD from the University of Oslo. Her dissertation is entitled “Dress as Social Relations: An interpretation of ‘Bushman Dress’ as represented in the Bleek & Lloyd, Dorothea Bleek and Louis Fourie collections in South Africa.”
Jessica van Rensburg has graduated from UCT with a Master of Arts in Fine Arts. Her thesis, “Ethics of the Dust: on the care of a university art collection”, examines the role and relevance of UCT’s Permanent Works of Art Collection.