UCT Summer School 2016 kicks off despite concerns over protests

The UCT Summer School programme offers short courses, and is open to everyone regardless of educational qualifications.

The programme began on Tuesday and will be running until the 30th of January. This year’s programme will be looking at Africa as a continent, South African art, music and current affairs, and African literature.

CapeTalk’s John Maytham spoke to Medee Rall, Director at UCT Centre for Extra-Mural Studies, about what attendees can expect at this year’s Summer School.

Listen to the full conversation below:

It’s busy; there are a lot of people and there is excitement and enthusiasm

Medee Rall, Director at UCT Centre for Extra-Mural Studies

We always make sure we work across a couple of disciplines. We certainly try to look for controversial topics

Medee Rall, Director at UCT Centre for Extra-Mural Studies

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