Entries by Johan Maritz

Why not me? Reflections on running sexual harassment workshops

Speaker: Pierre Brouard, CSA&G University of Pretoria Date: 21 May 2019 Time: 14:30-16:00 Venue: Graduate Centre, Room 2-65, University of Pretoria, Hatfield Campus RSVP: nombongo.shenxane@up.ac.za This paper asks “Why not me”? When I am confronted with the daily indignities of (mostly) women, in the street, in the classroom, in the boardroom, and I have not examined my own […]

IDAHOT panel discussion: Justice and Protection for All

Please join us for a panel discussion in celebration of the International Day Against Homophobia,Transphobia & Biphobia (IDAHOT). The theme for this year, Justice and Protection for All, reminds us that over the past decades, protection of LGBTQI+ people and all people with diverse sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions or sex characteristics has greatly […]

CSA&G statement on IAAF discriminatory hyperandrogenism regulations

The Centre for Sexualities, AIDS and Gender (CSA&G), University of Pretoria, stands in support of the campaign of the Department of Sports and Recreation South Africa in relation to the International Association of Athletics Federation’s regulations governing hyperandrogenism. As they stand the 2018 regulations set a limit on the testosterone levels of female athletes if […]

Temporary relocation of the CSA&G offices

From February 2019 the Centre for Sexualities, AIDS and Gender (CSA&G) will be temporarily relocated to two new locations on the UP Hatfield Campus. The Akanyang Building (formerly Huis & Haard) is due for major refurbishment in 2019 to house the new Shared Learning Space for the CSA&G and the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural […]

CSA&G closed during Christmas recess

The CSA&G wishes you and your loved ones a wonderful holiday season and a happy New Year! Our offices close on 14 December 2018 and will reopen on 7 January 2019. HIV testing will not be available at the CSA&G during this time.

In Conversation with: Prof Deidre Byrne

The CSA&G’s Gender Justice Partnership has published the second episode of its ‘In Conversation with…’ series. In this episode they are in conversation with Prof Deidre Byrne from Unisa’s Institute for Gender Studies.

The Good, the Bad and the Deadly

Text by: Jennifer McKellar As part of the Deadly Medicine exhibition that was on display at the Merensky Library in September, the University of Pretoria’s Centre for Sexualities, AIDS and Gender (CSA&G) hosted a range of speakers whose topics have engaged staff, students and members of the broader community in debates on ethics and medicine. […]

In Conversation with: Prof Catherine Burns

The CSA&G’s Gender Justice Partnership has published the first episode of its ‘In Conversation with…’ series. In this episode they are in conversation with the CSA&G’s Prof Catherine Burns, a medical historian.

CSA&G to co-host ‘Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race’ Exhibition

The CSA&G, Department of Library Services and the Faculty of Humanities will be hosting a provocative exhibition exploring the Nazi regime’s “science of race” and its implications for medical ethics and social responsibility today. From 1933 to 1945, Nazi Germany carried out a campaign to “cleanse” German society of people viewed as biological threats to […]