Writing Fellowships 2019

The Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study (JIAS) has selected ten, Writing Fellows for its four-month 2019 Writing Term, which will run from February to May. Drawn from hundreds of applicants, they include outstanding scholars, writers and artists from several continents. As previously, they will stay in private suites at the JIAS complex in Westdene, Johannesburg, which will offer them a quiet space for work and reflection as well as opportunities for academic community-building. The JIAS fellows were welcomed by JIAS director – Dr. Bongani Ngqulunga on the 4th of February 2019.

Romain Dittgen

Romain Dittgen

Postdoctoral Fellow
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Lorena Nunez-Carrasco

Lorena Nunez-Carrasco

Associate Professor
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Julie Grant

Julie Grant

Doctor
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Tanya Zack

Dr Tanya Zack

Doctor
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Thabo Jijana

Thabo Jijana

Writer
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Ivan Panović

Ivan Panović

Assistant Professor
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Jodi Mikalachki

Jodi Mikalachki

Associate Professor
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Thando Mgqolozana

Thando Mgqolozana

Novelist
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Anthea M Lesch

Anthea M Lesch

Lecturer, Scholar, Activist and Qualitative Researcher
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