Episode 12: Reimagining Tragedy from Africa and the Global South

Photograph of Mandla MbothweHeadshot of Mark Fleishmanwith Mark Fleishman and Mandla Mbothwe

Reimagining Tragedy from Africa and the Global South (ReTAGS) is a research project led by the University of Cape Town's Mark Fleishman (left) and Mandla Mbothwe (right). In this episode of the APGRD podcast, Mark and Mandla discuss the project's aims, reimagining the concept of tragedy from a perspective in Africa that is directed at the complex challenges of our global postcolonial present and towards our possible futures both inside and outside of the discipline.


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Speakers: Mark Fleishman and Mandla Mbothwe; introduced by Claire Barnes.
Production: Giovanna Di Martino and Claire Barnes. Recorded in December 2021.


A transcript of this episode is available on request.

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