Terreno Occupado, Cuito Cuanavale, Angola © Jo Ractliffe


Decolonisation is a hotly contested topic in South Africa and beyond. How does colonialism still shape our society and daily lives? And how are these discussions reflected in the arts and culture?

Latitude - Rethinking Power Relations Photo (Detail): © Getty Images, Logo: Tobias Schrank


The Goethe-Institut invites experts and creatives worldwide to exchange ideas on colonial power relations, their consequences and, above all, how to dismantle them: in discourses, interviews, opinion articles and art projects. For a decolonized and non-racial world.

Terreno Occupado, Cuito Cuanavale, Angola © Jo Ractliffe

In whose place?

The Wits History Workshop and the School of Architecture & Planning in partnership with the Johannesburg Art Gallery and the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) are hosting a conference titled “In whose place?” from 4 to 6 June 2020.