What’s On

Listed below are heritage events happening in South African and across the continent. If you are having or know of events you would like to be added please send an email with a small picture to Sholeen or Tammy and it will be updated to the website.

16th LIASA Annual Conference    

LIASALocation: Birchwood Conference Centre, Johannesburg
Date: 22 – 26 September 2014
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2014 International Conference on Arts, Culture, Heritage and the National Development Plan: Vision for 2030. Strategic repositioning of Arts, Culture and Heritage in the 21st Century

ICACH and the National Development PlanLocation: Pretoria, South Africa
Date:  1 – 3 October 2014

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11th National Oral History Conference

OHASA ConTitle:Reconsidering the post-apartheid moment: Oral History and the Politics of Transformation
Location: Gauteng Province
Date: 14 – 17  October 2014
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Historical Archaeology in southern Africa Workshop

Title: Local Sites / Global Intersections
Location: UNISA, Pretoria, South Africa
Date: 20 – 22 October
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Heritage SA Symposium 2014

Heritage SA

Title: Museum & The Karoo, Heritage & The Karoo and Greater Heritage of the Great Karoo
Hosted by: Richmond Saddle Horse Museum
Location: Richmond, Karoo
Date: 16 – 18 October 2014
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SAMA – South African Museums Association 2014


Title: Collections Make Collections
Location: East London
Date: 4 – 6 November 2014
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African Photography Initiative

African Photography Initiative2

Title: Validating Visual Heritage in Africa: Historical Photographs and the Role of the “Archive”
Hosted by: University of Buea and Basel
Location: Buea, Cameroon
Date: 26 – 31 January 2015
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African Heritage Challenges

CRASSH-grey-logo-2013 Title: African Heritage Challenges: Development and Sustainability 
Hosted by: Cambridge Heritage Research Group
Location: Alison Richard Building, University of Cambridge
Date: 15 – 16 May 2015 (abstract deadline: 1 October 2014)
For more information click African Heritage Challenges or go to www.crassh.cam.ac.uk