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Upcoming events

18 OctoberHofmeyr Hall (18:30 for 19:00)
DJ Opperman Memorial Lecture
Prof Louise Viljoen delivers this year’ lecture as we celebrate the life and memory of Prof DJ Opperman.
23 October
​USAN Conference
Last date to submit your abstract of 200 to 300 words. Head to the USAN page to find out more.
24–26 JanuaryArts Building, StellenboschUSAN Conference
Young scholars and researchers from all over present their work in applied linguistics and language practice (editing, interpreting, language acquisition, lexicography and translation studies), formal linguistics, and literature.
The second call for papers is out!
Click HERE to find out more.

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Biannual public forum to encourage dialogue and debate.
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DJ Opperman Memorial Lecture

Biannual lecture in memory of the academic, poet and critic Prof DJ Opperman.

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Fritz Ponelis Memorial Lecture

Biannual lecture in memory of the linguist Prof Fritz Ponelis.
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Lunch hour talks

Talks and seminars on language, literature, linguistics, books and more.
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The Departmental student society. They are always up to something.