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Sunday, 26 March 2017
Escuela de Mecanica de la Armada.

APC post-doctoral fellow Duane Jethro went on a short research tour to Buenos Aires, Argentina in late August 2016, visiting sites of memory associated with the military dictatorship between 1976 and 1983.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 13:30
APC affiliates Maria Esperanza Rock Nuñez, left, and Susana Molins Lliteras at the Congress in Concepción.

The first International Interdisciplinary Congress was held at the University of San Sebastian, in Concepción, Chile, from 16 to 18 August 2016. APC post-doctoral fellow Duane Jethro and APC fellow Susana Molins Lliteras attended the conference, which was co-organised by APC affiliate Maria Esperanza Rock Nuñez. As delegates from South Africa working on questions of heritage, identity and archive in South and West Africa, they hoped to hear from and engage with scholars working on similar questions in South America.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 13:30
Re-centring Afro-Asia

NRF Chair in Archive and Public Culture, Carolyn Hamilton, and APC post-doctoral researcher, Thokozani Mhlambi, attended parts of the conference, “Re-Centring Afro-Asia: Musical and Human Migrations in the precolonial Period 700-1500AD” (18-21 September, 2016), hosted collaboratively by project partners from Ambedkar University, Delhi, University of Cape Town, University of KwaZulu-Natal, University of the Western Cape and University of the Witwatersrand. The project seeks to highlight connections, and in particular musical influences, across and around the edges of the Indian Ocean, as well from those edges into interiors.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 13:30
Public display of the Turkish flag, a common sight today on shops and houses.

In September, APC Research Associate John Wright joined an 18-day tour of archaeological and historical sites in southern and eastern Turkey organized by the South African Archaeological Society. Here he reports.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 13:00

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