The Department of Social Anthropology hosted a discussion on Ubuntu and the Law
, the first event in its 2009 Sawyer Seminar Series, on 5 August. The series, funded by the US-based Mellon Foundation, will take place over the next 18 months and will investigate four themes - Personhood
, the Body and Health and Healing
, History and Archiving
, and Notions of Nature
. Speakers at the Ubuntu and the Law meeting included (from left) Prof John Comaroff, DVC Prof Thandabantu Nhlapo, Dr Hylton White, Prof Drucilla Cornell and Prof Mogobe Ramose.