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Archie Mafeje Memorial Lecture 2016

29 March 2016
15:00 - 18:00

Date: 29 March 2016
Time: 15h00 – 18h00
Venue: Kgorong Building, Muckleneuk Campus University of South Africa
Keynote Address: Prof Fred Hendricks, Rhodes University
Topic: Reflections on Archie Mafeje, deracialisation and decolonization of knowledge space in South Africa and the African continent

The Archie Mafeje Memorial Lecture commemorates the academic and intellectual contribution of the late Professor Archibald Monwabisi Mafeje, one of the most gifted social science researchers and scholars to emerge in Africa in the last century.

Mafeje was a towering intellectual who contributed to the contemporary African and global social research terrain. This lecture seeks to perpetuate Mafeje’s legacy of critical and engaged scholarship in support of progressive agendas of social transformation in the developing world.

Please send an RSVP to Badumisile Hlongwane, by 24 March 2016