0 0 0 0 0 0   A A A | Print  Print this page

NEWSROOM & PUBLICATIONS

Media


2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

Sound

Archives: 2011

Right-click on the files to download them (recommended) or click to play.

The Prince of Wales - 5 November
Climate change and the environment
Sound: Introduction by the VC; Full speech (9.52 mb)
Text of the full speech

Prof Lorna Martin - 26 October
"No woman no cry" - A journey into forensic pathology services & violence against women in SA
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Full speech (18.0 mb); Extract

Prof Anton Zeilinger - 25 October
Quantum games & quantum information
Vice-Chancellor's Open Lecture
Sound: Full speech (23.6 mb); Extract

Prof Nicola Illing - 19 October
Evo-devo - Clues to morphological & functional diversity in bats & resurrection plants
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Full speech (17.6 mb); Extract

Prof Wayne Derman - 5 October
My extraordinary journey in medicine
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Full speech (19.2 mb); Extract

Prof Colin Tredoux - 28 September
Pragmatic psychology & the perils of eyewitness identification
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Full speech (20.0 mb); Extract

Prof Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak - 27 September
The Tradition of Critique & Feminist Writing
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Full speech (20.2 mb); Extract

Prof Nigel Worden - 21 September
The Global Cape: Breaking the boundaries of the early Cape Colony
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Part 1 (16.3 mb); Part 2 (3.58 mb)

Prof Pierre de Vos - 14 September
The past is unpredictable: race, redress & remembrance in the SA constitution
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Full speech (17.8 mb); Extract

Sir Sydney Kentridge - 12 September
Evil under the sun: The death of Steve Biko
Steve Biko Memorial Lecture
Sound: Full speech (17.1 mb); Extract

Prof Eric Wood - 7 September
The Art of Value Creation
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Full speech (15.8 mb); Extract

Maria Ramos - 2 September
The state of the global economy and its impact on South Africa
Sound: Full speech (11.8 mb); Q&A

A moral imperative to speak: What does civic responsibility mean in our troubled times? - 24 August
Hosted by the Living Reconciliation Forum
Sound: Part 1; Part 2; Part 3; Part 4 (Q & A session)

Archbishop Desmond Tutu - 23 August
Addressing UCT students in a lecture on social change
Sound: Full speech (9.39 mb); Q&A

Prof Harald Winkler - 17 August
Climate change mitigation in the context of development
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Full speech (16.5 mb); Extract

Prof Nadine Strossen - 04 August
Post-9/11Threats to Academic Freedom
TB Davie Memorial Lecture
Sound: Full speech (4.37 mb); Extract

Uses and Abuses of Culture - 21 & 22 July
Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) meeting hosted by the Institute of Humanities in Africa (HUMA)

Prof John Comaroff (University of Chicago)
Keynote address on the uses and abuses of culture
Sound: Full speech (18.7 mb); Extract

Sophia McClennan (Penn State)
Uses and abuses of human rights culture
Sound: Full speech (5.24 mb); Extract

Chris Colvin (UCT)
Strategies of self and survival: rights, culture & HIV/AIDS in context
Sound: Full speech (5.32 mb); Extract

Leslie London (UCT)
Culture as obstacle or opportunity? Working with civil society to realise the right to health
Sound: Full speech (4.87 mb); Extract

Dr Ismail Serageldin - 25 July
Universities & the Unfolding Knowledge Revolution
Vice-Chancellor's Open Lecture
Sound: Full speech (19.0 mb); Extract

Prof Raewyn Connell - 20 July
Intellectuals in the 21st century world
Vice-Chancellor's Open Lecture
Sound: Full speech (28.7 mb); Extract

Michelle Obama - 23 June
Address and Q & A session at UCT with 50 learners from five local high schools
Sound:
VC Dr Max Price: Welcome
Michelle Obama: Full speech
Q & A session (moderated by Dr Mamphela Remphele)

Africa Day 2011 - 25 May
The story of Africa in the post-colonial African University
Panel discussion chaired by acting vice-chancellor Professor Thandabantu Nhlapo
Sound: Full speech (43.4 mb)

Prof Willem Hanekom - 4 May
Vaccines to prevent TB
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Full speech (17.9 mb); Extract
Powerpoint presentation

Prof Mohamed Fareed Jeebhay - 20 April
From Farm to Fork - A Fishy Story of Allergy and Asthma
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Full speech (19.1 mb); Extract
Monday Paper article

Sir David Attenborough - 13 April
Alfred Russel Wallace and the Birds of Paradise
Vice-Chancellor's Open lecture. Speaker introduced by VC Dr Max Price
Full speech (15 mb); extract

Sir Howard Davies - 29 March
Financial crisis - How is to blame?
Vice-Chancellor's Open lecture. Speaker introduced by VC Dr Max Price
Full speech (17 mb); extract

Dr Francis S Collins & Sir Mark Walport - 3 March
Genomics and global health in 2011 and From Genes to Health
Vice-Chancellor's Open Lecture. Speakers introduced by VC Dr Max Price
Dr Francis S Collins' Full speech (15.6 mb); extract
Sir Mark Walport's Full speech (11.7 mb); extract

Launch of UCT Transformation Month - 2 March
Speakers: UCT Chair of Council, the Most Reverend Njongonkulu Ndungane; VC Dr Max Price; DVC Prof Crain Soudien and Dr. Pregaluxmi Govender, Commissioner of the South African Human Rights Commission
Full speech (13.7 mb); extract

Prof Karen Sliwa - 16 February
Capturing and Preserving the 'Heart' of Africa
Inaugural lecture
Sound: Full speech (15.4 mb); Extract
Monday Paper article

Naledi Pandor (Minister of Science & Technology) - 1 February
Keynote address at the Centres of Excellence Symposium
Full speech (7.16 mb); extract

Prof Edgar Pieterse - 26 January
A lecture on African urbanisation at the London School of Economics (LSE)
Full speech (17.8 mb); extract

Alec Erwin - 17 January
A 'developmental state' - the challenges ahead
A lecture series delivered at the UCT Summer School
Full speech (19.3 mb); extract

back to top