48. The Pan-African Pantheon: Prophets, Poets, and Philosophers

The University of Johannesburg’s (UJ) Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation (IPATC), South Africa, in collaboration with Jacana publishers, hosted a virtual Book Launch by zoom of the edited volume titled “The Pan-African Pantheon: Prophets, Poets, and Philosophers”, on Wednesday 25 November 2020. The event was attend by 195 guest through zoom and Facebook live.

Chair: Ms. Bridget Impey, Publishing Director of Jacana Media.

Speakers: Sir Hilary Beckles, Professor and Vice-Chancellor of the University of the West Indies (UWI).

Professor Adekeye Adebajo, Director of IPATC at the University of Johannesburg.

Professor Pearl T. Robinson, Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at Tufts University, Massachusetts.

Event Type


Online via Zoom


Wednesday 25 November 2020


16h00 and 18h00 (South African Standard Time); 14h00 and 16h00 (Greenwich Mean Time); and 09h00 and 11h00 (Eastern Standard Time).