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Book launch: Race, class and the post-apartheid democratic state

When: Wednesday, 03 July 2019 - Wednesday, 03 July 2019
Where: Parktown Management Campus
Bert Wessel’s Auditorium
Start time:18:00

The University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, the Wits School of Governance and the Southern Centre for Inequality Studies will be launching this book.

The book launch is in honour of Harold Wolpe. Revisiting Harold Wolpe in the Ramaphosa Era: Race, Class and the Post-Apartheid Democratic State, provides an overdue critical re-engagement with the analytical approach exemplified by the work of Harold Wolpe, who was a key theorist within the liberation movement.

Contributors of the book will be in a panel discussion.

Panellists include:

  • Professor Gavin Williams (Oxford University)
  • Professor Vishnu Padayachee (Wits University)
  • Dr Ben Scully (Wits University), Professor Eddie Webster (Wits University)
  • Professor Robert Van Niekerk (Wits University, Co-Editor)

Moderator: Dr Basanyi Baloyi (Oxfam, South Africa)

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