39. The Trial of Cecil John Rhodes

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 via crowdcast of the volume by Adekeye Adebajo titled The Trial of Cecil John Rhodes, on Thursday 18 March 2021 between 18h00 and 19h30 (South African Standard Time); 16h00 and 17h30 (Greenwich Mean Time); and 11h00 and 12h30 (Eastern Standard Time). The event was attended by 329 people, among these, a number of students, academics, journalists, diplomats, ambassadors, and NGO representatives across South Africa, Africa, the Caribbean, North America, Europe, and beyond.

Chair: Ms. Rebecca Davis, Senior Journalist at the Daily Maverick, Cape Town, South Africa.

Speakers:

Dr John Kani, Actor and Playwright, Johannesburg.

Professor Adekeye Adebajo, Director of the Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation (IPATC) at the University of Johannesburg.

Event Type

Venue

Online via crowdcast

Date

Thursday 18 March 2021

Time

18h00 and 19h30 (South African Standard Time); 16h00 and 17h30 (Greenwich Mean Time); and 11h00 and 12h30 (Eastern Standard Time)