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Three talks by Erik Swyngedouw and Henrik Ernstson at Wits, Johannesburg

Three talks by Erik Swyngedouw and Henrik Ernstson at Wits, Johannesburg

When: Monday, 13 March 2017 – Tuesday, 14 March 2017
Where: Braamfontein Campus East
Start time: 10:15

The School of Human Geography will host Professor Erik Swyngedouw from Manchester to present three talks, one of which will be with Dr Henrik Ernstson from UCT.

The School of Human Geography will host Erik Swyngedouw, Professor of Geography at Manchester University and a writer and speaker on political ecology, urban governance, political theory and radical thought.

Swyngedouw will give three talks on 14 and 15 March, one of which will be with Dr Henrik Ernstson, an urban political ecologist and Research Fellow at the African Centre for Cities at University of Cape Town and the KTH Environmental Humanities Laboratory in Stockholm.

 

Liquid Power: Water, Power, and Modernity in Spain, 1898-2010

Date: 14 March 2017

Time: 10:15 – 12:00

Venue: Room 122, Bernard Price Building, Braamfontein Campus East

 

O Tempora! O Mores! Interrupting the anthropo-obscene: To re-politicise our current human-nonhuman moment in proper political and egalitarian terms

A seminar by Professor Swyngedouw and Dr Ernstson based on their forthcoming book.

Date: 14 March 2017

Time: 16:15 – 18:00

Venue: Room 016, Bernard Price Building, Braamfontein Campus East

RSVP: Melanie.Samson@wits.ac.za

 

Climate change and the process of post-politicisation

This talk is part of the Wits School of Governance Conversation series.

Date: 15 March 2017

Time: 12:30 – 14:00

Venue: Classroom G, Mwalimu House, Wits School of Governance, Parktown Management Campus

RSVP: Phindile.Mohanoe@wits.ac.za

 

More information here.

 
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