Programme directors : Dr Hleze Kunju and Dr Zuziwe Msomi

15h00-15h10 -Musical Performance : Thiyane Duda, Sky Dladla and Thandeka Mclnyongo


Welcome and Introductory remarks : Dr Wanga Gambushe

15h25-15h30 “ I am going to open that door and keep it ajar” a reading of an extract from A.C Jordan’s UCT appointment acceptance speech.

Opening remarks : DVC Prof Elelwani Ramugondo

15h40-15h50 -Opening remarks :Prof Shose Kessi

15h50-15h55 -Musical Performance : Thiyane Duda, Sky Dladla and Thandeka Mnyongo


Keynote address: Dr Sindiwe Magona

16h25-16h30 -Reading from A.C Jordan’s Ingqumbo Yeminyanya

16h30-17h00 - Panel discussion

Chair : Dr Duane Jethro

The Legacy of A.C. Jordan: His Impact on Teaching and Research in Humanities and the Arts at UCT and Beyond, and Exploring Future Intellectual Possibilities.

Prof Pamela Maseko (Nelson Mandela University, Dean of humanities) 

Prof Suren Pillay (UCT, Center for African Studies)

Mr Sanele, Ntshingana (UCT, African Languages and Literatures)

Vote of thanks: Ass/Prof Markus Arnold


Reception and exhibition of A.C Jordan’s work

PDF AC Jordan Day Programme