Workshop: Visual Discourse Analysis with Prof Daniel Herwitz

We’re happy to announce the second instalment of our new Social Theory series. Following from the first instalment on ‘Theoretical approaches to discourse analysis’, Daniel Herwitz will give two lectures on ‘Theoretical approaches to visual discourse analysis’ at HUMA. Prof Herwitz is a distinguished author and academic with many years of teaching experience. He has written extensively on modern and contemporary art, architecture, media

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Shamil Jeppie takes on Huma Directorship

My predecessor, Deborah Posel, brought an outstanding record of intellectual and organizational leadership in the humanities to UCT. I can only laud with superlatives her achievements at Huma and the university. I wish to continue to pursue the directions she plotted out for Huma. We are an institute to foster and enhance humanities research and teaching, always conscious of our location in Africa.  Our responsibility is to create conditions for

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