2020 – Seminar Series
2020 SEMINAR SERIES
‘Scales of Justice’
Senior Lecturer in the Department of Sociology at the University of Cape Town
‘Aesthetic Life of Religions & Ordinary Ethics in & of Long Street’.
Lecturer in the Department of Religion at the University of Cape Town
Seminar Series suspended due to South African Lockdown and Covid-19, and replaced by two online events
‘Contesting Discourses on Violence in the TRC’s Business Hearings’
PhD candidate of Sociology in the Department of Sociology and Social anthropology at the University of Stellenbosch.
‘Who deserves social protection?: Moral logics of worth, deservingness and distribution among the South African unemployed’
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, African Studies Centre, Oxford School of Global and Area Studies & Research Fellow, St. John’s College, University of Oxford.
‘Unequal exchanges in the World Language System and its South African subsystem’
Dr Abram de Swaan
Emeritus Professor of Sociology at the University of Amsterdam
‘Race, Animals and Religions: A case of sacrifice, sensory politics and public space in South Africa’
Dr Shaheed Tayob
Social Anthropology lecturer in the Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology at the University of Stellenbosch
6th February – joint seminar on South-South dialogue
‘Brazilian Anthropological Production on African Countries’
Dr. Laura Moutinho,
Full Professor of Anthropology at the University of São Paulo
‘Velhos’, ‘Blessers’ and dreams of upward mobility’
Phd Candidate in Anthropology at the University of São Paulo