Contact Us
22 November 2013
Lectures by David Scott

The Centre for Humanities Research, UWC invites you to a series of lectures by David Scott(Columbia University)

“Stuart Hall’s Voice”

22 November

Voice, Ethics, Criticism

2.00-4.00pm CHR seminar room, UWC

29 November The Contingency of the Present

 A Conversation with David Scott , with Suren Pillay and Premesh Lalu

2.00-4.00pm CHR seminar room, UWC

4 December Postcolonial Futures:

11-1pm CHR seminar room, UWC

5 December The Dialogue of Identity

7.00-8.30pm 6 Spin Street, Church Square, Cape Town

David Scott is a professor of anthropology at Columbia University in New York City. He is the author of Conscripts of Modernity: The Tragedy of Colonial Enlightenment (2004); Refashioning Futures: Criticism After Postcoloniality (1999) and Formations of Ritual: Colonial and Anthropological Discourses on the Sinhala Yaktovil (1994). He is also the editor of the journal Small Axe.

Hosted by the Centre for Humanities Research, UWC, with the support of the

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation RSVP 021 959 3162