Research Group Aesthetic Imaginaries

Aesthetics of change, rage and Rainbows gone wrong: Post-apartheid South Africa and re-imaginations of freedom and the politics of refusal and pain

The aesthetic imaginaries research group is elated to host a guest lecture by Dr. Dee Marco from the Media Studies Department at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.

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Dr. Marco's presentation will utilize various media and textual constructions to discuss aesthetic 'failure,' and subsequent aesthetic iterations, in the context of post-apartheid South African cultural products and imaginaries.

The event will begin with a free lunch from 12:00 to 13:00. The lecture will start at 13:15 and end around 14:15 and from 14:15 to around 15:00, there will be a Q&A/ discussion session.

Due to limited seating, this is a closed event. However, there are still a few spots available. Hence, if you are interested (or know anyone who might be interested), please let me know as soon as possible.