School of Social Sciences

Author: Melissa Mungroo

Pietermaritzburg Sociologist Mr Malcolm Draper

UKZN Sociologist contributes to international conservation publications

Sociologist Mr Malcolm Draper contributed a chapter on “National Parks, Eco-Frontiers, and Transfrontiersmanship in Southern African Conservation” to Nature Conservation in Southern Africa published by Brill in Leiden, The Netherlands (2019), following a conference with Leiden’s African Studies Centre at Stellenbosch University.

Ms Coral Bijoux

UKZN Gender Studies student exhibits at Dreams, Wishes and Expectations_RECYCLED

Gender Studies student, curator and artist Ms Coral Bijoux’s work is featured at the Dreams, Wishes and Expectations_RECYCLED exhibition at the historic 352-year-old Castle of Good Hope in Cape Town. The exhibit is part of the Voices of Women Museum exhibition series which is funded by the MTN SA Foundation. Professor Rozena Maart, UKZN Gender Studies, was the keynote speaker at the opening of the exhibition.

From left: Professor Maheshvari Naidu with family, Kialan Pillay; Professor Kriben Pillay, Lisa Naidu and Creeson Naidu.

Anthropology Professor Delivers Inaugural Lecture

Professor Maheshvari Naidu from the College of Humanities, delivered her inaugural lecture recently on the Westville campus. Naidu, who is an anthropologist and Academic Leader of Research in the School

Professor Sabine Marschall delivers her Inaugural lecture at the Westville campus.

Inaugural Lecture tackles the Tourism-Migration Nexus

Professor Sabine Marschall of the School of Social Sciences recently presented her inaugural lecture at the Senate Chamber at the Westville campus. Her lecture titled ‘The Tourism-Migration Nexus: Memory, Mobility