The consultation will be hosted by the Gender Unit of the Faculty of Theology, Stellenbosch University.

These discussions, at least in this initial round, will take the form of a consultation, with the purpose of facilitating more conversation among attendees (including speakers). The programme will consist of conference presentations and discussions of themes arising from presentations. Speakers will have 20 minutes for their papers, followed by a discussion.

Any person who is interested only in attending the consultation are welcome to do so. Please RSVP to Marita Snyman ( by Friday 25 May 2018. Attendance of the consultation is free for all attendees.

Everyone is also warmly invited to attend the book launch of Lisel Joubert’s newly published book, entitled Mosaiëk van Maria, Miriam van Nasaret: Ingeweef in God se verhaal [Mosaic of Mary, Miriam of Nazareth: Woven into God’s story], in the Chapel of the Faculty. If you wish to attend the book launch, please mention this specifically in your RSVP for the consultation.

More information available in the programme – click here.