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Reckoning with Echoes of the Past: A South African Story

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Thursday, September 29, 2022 4pm to 5pm

Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela

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Thursday, September 29, 2022 4pm to 5pm

Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 View map
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The repercussions of violent histories extend far beyond these events to engender repetitions that echo for generations. In this lecture, Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela will reflect on this problem and consider alternative ways of theorizing and making sense of the “transgenerational trauma” phenomenon, with the South African post-apartheid context as backdrop.

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