Please find all of the most recently posted news articles below.
The Department of Historical Studies at the University of Cape Town is entering a new phase of curriculum innovation and knowledge production, expressed in an innovative five-year programme, History Access, funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
"The year 2016 opened to chaos: wildfires, a string of celebrity deaths, drought, political turmoil and - to no one's surprise - renewed student protests. But the latter have inspired at least a handful of citizen funding initiatives that aim to relieve the burden on as many aspiring students as possible."
The Department invites you to design a logo. It needs to be fun, interesting, different, and appropriate for academic functions. The final product will unfortunately need to be a computer graphic.
Applications are being invited for 4 postdoctoral fellowships under two broad themes of ‘Companies, States, Empires’ and ‘Violence, Memory, Identity’ at the Department of Historical Studies.
"Educationalists and historians have been meeting across borders to attempt the seemingly impossible - a common history textbook for South East Asia."
History Access is pleased to announce that it has 2 three-year PhD scholarships, 3 two-year Master's scholarships, and 4 one-year Honours fellowships to offer.
Please note that the Department of Historical Studies is now accepting applications for tutoring positions in the second semester 2017.
Please join us for a seminar by visiting Associate Professor Saskia Coenen Snyder.
Institute for Humanities in Africa (HUMA) and the Department of Historical Studies invite you to attend a book lunch featuring Daniel Magaziner’s The Art of Life in South Africa (Ohio University/KZN Press 2016).
The Department is proud to be hosting a book launch of Thinking Freedom in Africa by Professor Michael Neocosmos on Wednesday 12 April at 15:30.
The History Department at Stellenbosch University invites you to their seminar series!
The Department of History has a well established reputation for producing scholarship of international quality and for intellectual excellence, leadership and relevance. It has a lively and rigorous postgraduate and undergraduate teaching programme.