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Staff Profile

Associate Professor Julian Brown

QualificationsBA, BAHons, MA, PhD
Phone 0117174308
Organisational Unit Political Studies

Julian Brown is a lecturer in Politics. His research areas include the political history of student and extra-parliamentary protest in South Africa, contemporary theories of dissent, and the interaction between law, society and politics, with a particular focus on the making and maintenance of customary law. His work appears in the Journal of Southern African Studies, the South African Journal on Human Rights, and African Studies, amongst others. His book, South Africa's Insurgent Citizens will be released by Zed Books in July 2015. For more information, see