2. Book Fair
The University of Johannesburg’s (UJ) Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation (IPATC), held two sessions at the South African Book Fair on Saturday 7 September and Sunday 8 September 2019.
Session 1: The Pan-African Pantheon
Chair: Professor Adekeye Adebajo, Director at the Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation (IPATC).
Speakers: Ms Maureen Isaacson, Former Sunday Independent Journalist, South Africa, on Ruth First.
Dr. John Lamola, Department of Philosophy, University of Pretoria, on Paulin Hountondji.
Professor Barney Pityana, Former Vice-Chancellor, University of South Africa, on Steve Biko.
Dr. Bongani Ngqulunga, Director at the Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study (JIAS), University of Johannesburg, on Pixley Ka Seme.
Session 2: South Africa-Nigeria Relations: A Roller-Coaster Ride
Chair: Mr. Ronnie Kasrils, South Africa’s Former Minister of Intelligence.
Speakers: Dr. Oluwaseun Tella, Senior Researcher, Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation, University of Johannesburg, and Editor of the book.
Professor Jo-Ansie van Wyk, Department of Political Sciences, University of South Africa, Tshwane.
11 Kotze Street
7 – 8 September 2019