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Segregation, security, and surveillance: lessons on “local” and “global” from a divided city

When: Wednesday, 16 August 2017 - Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Where: Braamfontein Campus East
Start time:13:00

The Wits City Institute hosts this discussion by Professor Jean Allman, a Wits City Institute Mellon Visiting Professor.

Allman is the J.H Hexter Professor in the Humanities and Director at the Centre for the Humanities, Washington University, and runs the Divided Cities programme in St Louis. Allman’s research and published work engages 19th and 20th Century African history, with a focus on gender, colonialism, nation, and the post-colonial state. She currently co-edits, with Allen Isaacman and Derek Peterson, the New African Histories book series at Ohio University Press.

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