Furman and O'Connell on HIV/AIDS, Moral Responsibility, and South African Literature

Monday 1 June 2015, 5.30PM

'Finding Africa' is pleased to announce that the theme for the next seminar in the 'Philosophy and Literature' stream will be HIV and AIDS. Katherine Furman, from the London School of Economics and Political Sciences, will tackle the controversial question 'Is Thabo Mbeki Morally Responsible for his AIDS Denialism?'  Furman’s paper will be followed by a presentation by Dr. Gráinne O’Connell from the University of Sussex on ''Post-AIDS' Futures, Global Health Governance and Representations of HIV and AIDS in Post-Apartheid Literary Fiction'. 

Please see Finding Africa website for abstracts. 

 

Location: Jane Moody Boardroom, BS/007, Humanities Research Centre, Berrick Saul Building, Heslington West Campus

Admission: The event is free and open to all. No booking required.