Drain on our Dignity
Masixole Feni the winner of the Ernest Cole Award, 2015 for his project – A Drain on Our Dignity will launch his book and exhibition at the CAS Gallery.
Beyond Boundaries
Beyond Boundaries
Two exhibitions, Encounters and Dialogues and Christmas Bands, will be showing at CAS Gallery as part of the Contemporary Ethnography Congress Across the Disciplines (CEAD) Conference, explore and make visible in different ways, worlds that are...
The Louis Moholo-Moholo Legacy Concert
The Centre for African Studies in association with South African Jazz Cultures and the Archive invites you to a celebration of the musical legacy of Louis Moholo-Moholo. The Project features an eclectic programme that includes a virtual exhibition,...
African Studies In The Post-Colonial University, edited by Thandabantu Nhlapo and Harry Garuba
African universities must play key roles in the provision of the skills and expertise that drive economic and social advancement.
Sound Travels: Musical Connections between Asia and Africa
You are invited to an exhibition that searches for connections and synergies between Africa and Asia as part of a major research project between scholars across these two continents called "Recentering AfroAsia" funded by the A.W.Mellon Foundation....
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Rethinking Africa


Saturday, 19 October 2019
Context informs schools history report

African history is essential to recovering our past and linking  it to the continent  and the world, writes June Bam in the Mail&Guardian.

Publication Date:
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 - 09:45
Whose History Counts

Originally planned as a fact-based book on the pre-colonial history of the Eastern Cape in the true tradition of history, this ground-breaking book focuses on epistemological and foundational questions about the writing of history and whose history counts.

Publication Date:
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 - 09:30
Land Use and Rural Livelihoods Project (LURLAP) Phase I

Phase I of LURLAP, a collaborative project which looks at land use in rural areas, has just been completed with a book launch at University of Zambia.

Publication Date:
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 - 08:30
Why African Studies in Africa?

Director of CAS presents at the IAS-HUFS and IAS-Universität Bayreuth Joint Conference on African Studies: 'The Different and The Similar', in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, 25-27 October 2018.

Publication Date:
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 - 09:00