Art and Social Justice Conference

Myself and Prof Graham Stewart will be presenting a paper at the upcoming Art and Social Justice Conference based on our work with the Encyclopaedia of South Africa Art, Culture and Heritage. The title of the paper is “Tribe of colours – reclaiming identity via the Web” and the abstract is below. ABSTRACT “ …straight […]

New blog for Ulwazi Programme

We’ve recently launched a new blog for the Ulwazi Programme, to keep our users up to date with new content added to the Ulwazi Memory and also to generate discussion around items already added to the wiki. Visit it at https://blog.ulwazi.org The Ulwazi Programme is the eThekwini Municipal Libraries’ indigenous knowledge management programme, using a […]

ESAACH Launch and Workshop

The Encyclopaedia of South Africa Arts, Culture and Heritage (ESAACH) project will be launched this Friday at the Centre for African Literary Studies (CALS) in Pietermaritzburg.  The minister of arts and culture, Pallo Jordan, will be doing the honours and I have been asked to explain to everyone what a wiki is and why we […]