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Lewis Gordon during the Thinking Africa colloquium ...Political & International Studies
2014 Department Graduation Ceremony ...Political & International Studies
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Reports that Julius Malema, the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), called Minister of Small Business Development, Lindiwe Zulu, “a straatmeid” following a verbal exchange that came close to a physical altercation between Zulu and EFF Member of Parliament, Godrich Gardee, is a crude reminder of the sexist double-standards faced by female guerillas in the aftermath of war where they are expected to conform to dominant ideas of feminine respectability.
In fourth term, the Nelson Mandela Visiting Professor of Political Studies, Professor Lewis Gordon of the University of Connecticut taught a postgrduate course, Theories from the Global South, and gave a series of seminars and public lectures.