Sarah Parker Remond Centre


In conversation with Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela

by Tamar Garb and Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela

Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela_photo

19 January 2021

Tamar Garb is joined by Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela, South African National Research Chair in Violent Histories and Transgenerational Trauma, for a conversation about her work and recent interventions into a very difficult political and social landscape in South Africa. Pumla uses social psychology and psychoanalysis to discuss the ongoing threat and challenge of racism, the intergenerational inheritance of trauma, and the notion of the aesthetic as a site for reparative humanism.

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