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At First Blush: some consequences of how biomedical knowledge of AIDS arrives

Africa Talks Series – Department of Social Policy public lecture

Date: Wednesday 18 May 2011 
Time: 6.30-8pm 
Venue:  Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Dr Jonny Steinberg

Biomedical explanations of AIDS came to the ears of southern Africans in many forms. These moments of arrival matter for they shape, in part, ordinary people's responses to the epidemic.

Jonny Steinberg is senior researcher at the Institute for the Humanities in Africa (HUMA), University of Cape Town.

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