Recording of the Mapungubwe Annual Lecture 2020
2 December 2020
The Mapungubwe Institute for Strategic Reflection (MISTRA) in partnership with the University of Johannesburg (UJ) hosted the Mapungubwe Annual Lecture 2020 on the 10th December 2020. The Annual Lecture is a flagship event in MISTRA’s strategic reflections programme. It occupies a prestigious place in the intellectual landscape and has attracted wide audiences since it was first launched in 2012.
The 2020 Annual Lecture was held in a period of critical discourse on fundamental issues pertaining to the South African polity and political economy. The theme of the lecture, delivered by MISTRA’s Executive Director, Joel Netshitenzhe is: Can South Africa’s civilisation of national democracy sustain itself?