Event Title

The Equine Experiment


Moderator, Katrin Boniface, University of California-Riverside


Plenary Session

Presenter Bio

Sandra Swart is a free-ranging primate and the Professor of History at Stellenbosch University. She researches the social and environmental history of southern Africa, with a particular focus on the shifting relationship between humans and animals. She has authored and co-authored over 60 peer-reviewed articles and chapters, and, on horses, has co-authored with Greg Bankoff, Breeds of Empire The Invention of the Horse in Southeast Asia and Southern Africa 1500-1950 (Nias Studies in Asian Topics, 2007) and is the sole author of Riding High – Horses, Humans and History in South Africa (Witwatersrand University Press, 2010).


University Library, Grand Reading Room, 3rd Floor

Start Date

13-11-2019 3:00 PM

End Date

13-11-2019 4:30 PM

Nov 13th, 3:00 PM Nov 13th, 4:30 PM

The Equine Experiment

University Library, Grand Reading Room, 3rd Floor