DST/NRF SOUTH AFRICAN RESEARCH CHAIRS INITIATIVE (SARChI)
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SEMINAR & CONFERENCE PAPERS

WALKER, CHERRYL & DAVIDE CHINIGÒ. 2018. ‘Shaping African futures through the Square Kilometre Array’, Workshop on Knowledge Societies in Africa, Stellenbosch University, 19-20 November 2018.

WALKER, CHERRYL. 2018. ‘Drivers and trajectories of social and ecological change in the Karoo, South Africa’, Arid Zones Ecology Forum (AZEF) Annual Congress, Robertson, 16 – 18 October 2018.

WALKER, CHERRYL & DAVIDE CHINIGÒ. 2018. ‘The Future of Land Reform in South Africa. A view from the Northern Cape,’ 5th conference of the Association for African Studies in Italy, University of Bologna, September 5 – 7 2018.

CHINIGÒ, DAVIDE. 2018. ‘Disassembling the Square Kilometre Array: Astronomy and development in South Africa’, Focus Meeting 15 (Astronomy for Development), XXXth General Assembly of the International Astronomical Union Vienna, 20-31 August 2018.

CHINIGÒ, DAVIDE. 2018. Navigating uncertain futures. Representations of time through the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope in South Africa, Centre for Humanities Research Seminar, University of the Western Cape, 14 August 2018.

WALKER, CHERRYL. 2018.‘Cosmopolitan Karoo research: projects and key concepts’, Dialogue between astronomers and social scientists on what we do (and how)’, Cosmopolitan Kroo Research Forum, Stellenbosch University, 2 August 2018.

MOGASHOA, MONENE. 2018. ‘Land rights, identity and belonging: understanding of land and its multiple meanings in South Africa’s land restitution programme’. Paper presentation. South African Sociological Association (SASA) XXV Annual Congress, University of the Western Cape, 1-4 July 2018.

MALOPE, TUMI. 2018. ‘Precarious employment in energy transitions: From permanent jobs to job in years’. Paper presentation. South African Sociological Association (SASA) XXV Annual Congress, University of the Western Cape, 1-4 July 2018.

BORCHARDT, STEPHANIE. 2018. ‘Whats Watt in De Aar? An exploration of local energy needs and challengers in a renewable-energy hub in the Karoo region of South Africa’. Paper Presentation. South African Sociological Association (SASA) XXV Annual Congress, University of the Western Cape, 1-4 July 2018.

WALKER, CHERRYL. 2018.  ‘PhD fundamentals: Some points for discussion’, South African Sociological Association (SASA) Doctoral School, University of the Western Cape, 30 June 2018.

CHINIGÒ, DAVIDE. 2018. ‘‘Discovering the unknown’: Envisioning the future through the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope in South Africa’, Conference on ‘Global Connections and Comparisons’, biennial conference of the Association of African Studies in Germany, Leipzig University, 27-28 June.

WALKER, CHERRYL & DAVIDE CHINIGÒ. 2018. ‘Square Kilometer Array in South Africa: Land, scale and assemblage’, Special Seminar, Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, 14 June 2018.

WALKER, CHERRYL & DAVIDE CHINIGÒ. 2018. ‘Astronomy and development’. Inter-disciplinary Research Laboratory on Astronomy and the Square Kilometre Array, with colleagues from the University of Basel and the Ghana Space Science and Technology Institute, Kuntunse, Ghana, 12 June 2018.

WALKER CHERRYL. 2018. ‘Space, place and the SKA in the Karoo’, PLAAS seminar, University of the Western Cape, 8 May 2018.

CHINIGÒ, DAVIDE. 2018. ‘Envisioning the future through the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Radio Telescope in South Africa’, Sociology Seminar Series, University of Cape Town, 7 May 2018.

TERBLANCHE, RENELLE. 2018. ‘Ongediertes around the Square Kilometre Array core site: The role of social capital and collective action in black-backed jackal management’. Unpublished paper. Pathways Africa 2018, Safari Hotels, Windhoek, Namibia, 8–11 January 2018.

TERBLANCHE, RENELLE. 2017.  ‘Ongediertes around the SKA core site: Preliminary findings on farmers’ views on the power relations around knowledge production in black-backed jackal management’. ‘speed presentation’. Southern African Wildlife Management Association (SAWMA), Goudini Spa, 10-14 September 2017.

DUNCAN, MICHELLE. 2017. The Political Ecology of a Fence: An ethnographic account of socio-environmental conflict around biodiversity conservation in Prince Albert. Paper presentation. Arid Zones Ecology Forum (AZEF), Middelburg, 16-18 May 2017.

BORCHARDT, STEPHANIE. 2017. What are we SEA-ing? An exploration of the communication strategies and extent of public participation at the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) public briefings for Shale Gas Development in the Karoo. Paper presentation. Arid Zones Ecology Forum (AZEF), Middelburg, 16-18 May 2017.

 

WALKER, CHERRYL. 2017. Sustainable Development in the Karoo: Reflections on a Research Agenda. Keynote Address. Arid Zones Ecology Forum (AZEF), Middelburg, 16 – 18 May 2017.

WALKER, CHERRYL & DAVIDE CHINIGÒ. 2017. Astronomy, Development, and the Square Kilometre Array (SKA). Exploring the challenges from a critical social science perspective. Fourth Middle East and African International Astronomy Union (IAU) Regional Meeting, Addis Ababa, 22 – 25 May 2017.

WALKER, CHERRYL. 2017. Astronomy, Development & Disparity in South Africa’s Karoo region. Conference on ‘The Value of Life: Measurement, Stakes, Implications, Wageningen University, 28-30 June 2017.

CHINIGÒ, DAVIDE. 2016. Looking out: space, place and temporality in the Karoo. Paper presented at the 2016 Association of Social Anthropologists of the UK and Commonwealth Conference ‘Footprints and futures: the time of anthropology’, 4-7 July 2016.

WALKER, CHERRYL. 2016. ‘Restitution reviewed: Reflections on South Africa’s land restitution programme in 2016’.  Keynote address,  the 2nd Symposium on Regional History Studies in South Africa (North West University), 25 November 2016.

BORCHARDT, STEPHANIE. 2016. ‘What are we SEA-ing? Emerging themes at the Strategic Environmental Assessment 2016 (SEA) public meetings for shale gas development in the Karoo’. Poster presentation, Arid Zone Ecology Forum (AZEF) at Prince Albert, 4-6 October 2016.

DUNCAN, MICHELLE. 2016. ‘The political ecology of Wolwekraal Nature Reserve and the status of nature conservation in Prince Albert’. Poster presentation, Arid Zone Ecology Forum (AZEF) at Prince Albert, 4-6 October 2016.

MANYANI, CHARMAINE. 2016. ‘From livestock to game farming: An exploration of farmers’ understandings of land use changes, sustainable agriculture and bio-diversity conservation in the Ubuntu Local Municipality, Northern Cape, South Africa’. Poster presentation, Arid Zone Ecology Forum (AZEF) at Prince Albert, 4-6 October 2016.

SCHOEMAN, NIELL. 2016.  ‘Water and its networks: A case study of Prince Albert. Poster presentation, Arid Zone Ecology Forum (AZEF) at Prince Albert, 4-6 October 2016.

CHINIGÒ, DAVIDE. 2016. Frontiers of anticipation. Envisioning the future in the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Radio Telescope. Seminar presentation, New Social Forms Seminar, Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, Stellenbosch University, 1 September 2016.

TERBLANCHE, RENELLE. 2016. ‘Ongediertes: A critical qualitative study of the political ecology of black-backed jackal and their management around the Square Kilometre Array core site’. Poster presentation, the annual conference of the Southern African Wildlife Management Association, (SAWMA), Sustainable Wildlife Management: Striking a Balance?’ at Tzaneen, 18-21 September 2016.

CHINIGÒ, DAVIDE. 2016. Frontiers of anticipation. Envisioning the future in the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Radio Telescope. Seminar presentation, PLAAS, University of the Western Cape, 20 September 2016.

CHINIGÒ, DAVIDE. 2016. ‘Frontiers of anticipation. Envisioning the future in the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Radio Telescope’. Seminar presentation, PLAAS, University of the Western Cape, 20 September 2016.

CHINIGÒ, DAVIDE and CECILIA NAVARRA. 2016. Small enterprises in urban areas between formalization policies and social protection needs. A discussion on the Ethiopian case. Paper presented at the Development Research Conference 2016 ‘Global Visions and Local Practices’, Stockholm, Sweden, 22–24 August 2016.

WALKER, CHERRYL. 2016. Cosmopolitan Karoo? Rethinking relationships to land and identity in the South African countryside. Seminar presentation, PLAAS, University of the Western Cape, 12 April 2016.

WALKER, CHERRYL. 2016. Cosmopolitan Karoo? Rethinking relationships to land and identity in the South African countryside. Seminar presentation, New Social Forms Seminar, Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, Stellenbosch University, 18 February 2016.

WALKER, CHERRYL. 2016. Cosmopolitan Countryside? A South African Research agenda. Seminar presentation, Wageningen University, 7 January 2016.