I’ve just been informed of a book launch for two books, both by Marie Huchzermeyer, Associate Professor at Wits University. “Tenement Cities: from 19th Century Berlin to 21st Century Nairobi” is published by Africa World Press. “Cities with ‘Slums’: from informal settlement eradication to a right to the city in Africa” is published by UCT Press. The launch, on Tuesday, 1 November 2011, will include a panel discussion with Steven Friedman, Belinda Bozzoli, and the author Marie Huchzermeyer.
Date: Tuesday, 1st November 2011
Time: 17h00 – 17h30
Venue: Dorothy Susskind Auditorium, John Moffat Building, Yale Road, East Campus, University of the Witwatersrand (accessed from Jorrison / de Korte or Empire Roads, Braamfontein)
RSVP: by Thursday, 27th October 2011 to zakiyya.ayob.wits.ac.za or firstname.lastname@example.org