Third Research Dissemination Seminar: Historicizing the Humanities at Makerere University since 1922 (Humanities@Mak100)

The Principal, College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHUSS),  invites you to the Third Research Dissemination Seminar on Humanities@Mak100 scheduled for Thursday, 10th December 2020. The research project is funded by the Andrew W Mellon Foundation in New York. It critically historicizes and interrogates the past and current positionality of the disciplines of Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences at Makerere University. The Project’s goal is to re-examine the basis and significance of humanities and humanistic social sciences at Makerere University from a historical perspective. The next dissemination seminar will feature the following research project presentations:

1.Philosophical Scholarship in Makerere University Over the Years: Challenges and Opportunities- Prof. Edward Wamala

2. Political Theory at Makerere University Since 1949: Internationalization or Africanization?- Dr Syvestre Edward Kaweesi

3. Birth of Women Studies @ Makerere University: A Thorny Path and Joy- Prof. Grace Bantebya-Kyomuhendo

***Chair: Dr Julius Kiiza

To join and participate in the meeting, here is the registration link:

*** Virtual participation

Please note that the seminar will be blended. Only a few participants will attend physically. The rest are requested to register and participate online.

Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 08:30
Event Venue: 
E-Learning Room, CTF 1, Level 4
Contact Information: 
1. Dr Levis Mugumya, Programme Administrator/ Email: / Phone number: Tel: +256772475807/+256702475807 2. Ms. Catherine Kirumira, Project Administrator/Email: Phone number: +256752665071