Venue: Stellenbosch University
Dates: 5 – 8 December 2018

Opening Keynote Lecture by Homi Bhabha
Closing Keynote Lecture by Achille Mbembe

Other confirmed keynote and plenary speakers:

  • Cathy Caruth
  • Jacqueline Rose
  • Jessica Benjamin
  • Joseph Gone
  • Michael Rothberg
  • Premash Lalu
  • Sarah Nuttal
  • Tamar Garb
  • Zackie Achmat

Chair of Conference Committee: Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela

What is the appropriate response to the echoes of historical wounding that extend far beyond the generation that experienced the trauma directly?

What strategies might quell the haunting repercussions of genocide, slavery, colonial oppression, and mass violence that play out in the lives of affected individuals and groups from both sides of these acts?

In the aftermath of violent pasts,
and when people have suffered collective trauma,
how are these events remembered,
interpreted and articulated?

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