The African Gender Institute at the University of Cape Town is a feminist research unit, committed to political work on the African continent. We focus on writing, publications, research processes and partnerships, network-building and participative learning.

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The Stevenson Exhibition Gallery and the African Gender Institute cordially invite you to the launch of 'Faces & Phases' by Zanele Muholi. Zanele Muholi is a photographer and visual activist who affirms and celebrates...

The AGI cordially invites you to the following seminar presentation: 'Intimacy and Contempt: WWII Comfort Women and Japanese Soldiers' by Yonson Ahn (Professor & Director of Korean Studies and Deputy Director,...

The Young Women’s Leadership Project invites you to a discussion – 50 Shades of Power: On sexuality, gender and power. Refreshments will be served.

The African Gender Institute (AGI) invites you to a discussion titled: #SONA: the (ir)relevance of feminism 101?...

Source: The Feminist Wire (18 October 2013)

By bell hooks

Editors’ Note: Though some of the fanfare surrounding Sheryl Sandberg (of Facebook and Lean In fame) has died down, Sandberg is back with her...