Arts & Culture News

  • Citizen Science: A Response to Ecological Data Needs

    Posted on June 25, 2021

    The impact of human activities on the physical environment are largely responsible for the observed loss of habitats, high levels of extinction, irreversible threats to biodiversity and loss of livelihoods. Ecosystem monitoring programmes, corrective measures and rehabilitation initiatives to...

  • Happy Heritage Month 2020

    Posted on September 01, 2020

    Happy Heritage Month 2020. Celebrating this year's heritage month with books and their impact.

  • Indigenous Language Conference 2019

    Posted on October 03, 2019

    The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) declared 2019 as the Year of Indigenous Languages (YIL). The aim was to raise awareness of the consequences of the endangering the Indigenous Languages across the world, and establish a link between language,...

  • Decolonizing the young minds with emphasis on the works of BW Vilakazi

    Posted on October 26, 2018

    As part of the department’s transformation and community engagement initiative, the Head of the Department of African Languages, Professor Mpume Zondi and two isiZulu lecturers, Ms Brenda Bokaba and Ms Lungile Mcwango visited Kgomotso Secondary School at Section DD in Soshanguve.

  • African Languages conference and workshops

    Posted on August 01, 2018

    During the winter recess, six members of the Department of African Languages attended four international conferences in the USA, Thailand and South Africa, and one staff member co-presented a workshop for university students. The topics and themes of the various conferences and papers reflected...

  • Language Labs features in TUKKIE

    Posted on November 27, 2017

    Language Labs features in TUKKIE

  • Performance Arts and Political Action Conference June 2017

    Posted on July 03, 2017

    Performance Arts and Political Action Conference June 2017

  • Michigan State University visits Department of African Languages

    Posted on May 22, 2017

    From 22 May to 14 June 2017, the Department of African Languages is host to a group of students from Michigan State University (MSU), accompanied by Dr Joy Coates, Director of African American and African Studies at MSU.

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