Event: Andrew van der Vlies in conversation with Erica Lombard at UCT on 4 April

27 Mar 2019
27 Mar 2019


On 4 April, 13.00–14.00 in AC Jordan 116, Prof. Andrew van der Vlies (QMUL, UWC) will be in conversation with Dr Erica Lombard (UCT) about two new collections that he has edited:

Zoë Wicomb. Race, Nation, Translation: South African Essays, 1990–2013. Edited by Andrew van der Vlies (Wits University Press, 2018).


South African Writing in Transition. Edited by Rita Barnard and Andrew van der Vlies (Bloomsbury Academic, 2019).

All are welcome – along with brown bag lunches. Discussion will start at 13:00 sharp: please arrive promptly.


Andrew van der Vlies is Professor of Contemporary Literature and Postcolonial Studies at Queen Mary University of London, and Extraordinary Associate Professor in the Department of English at the University of the Western Cape.

Erica Lombard is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of English Language and Literature at UCT.