Dira Sengwe

Prof. Relebohile Moletsane

Prof. Relebohile Moletsane   -   Member

Relebohile Moletsane is Professor and John Langalibalele Dube Chair in Rural Education in the Faculty of Education, the University of KwaZulu-Natal. She has extensive experience in teaching and research in the areas of curriculum studies and gender and education, HIV and AIDS Education in diverse ‘cultural’ contexts and girlhood studies in Southern African contexts. Her methodological interests include the use of participatory visual methodologies in doing research and development work with marginalized groups.


She is PI on a project which uses digital story-telling with teachers (Through the eyes of women teachers: Indigenous knowledge systems and teaching in rural schools in the age of AIDS). Moletsane is the co-author (with Claudia Mitchell, Ann Smith and Linda Chisholm) of the book: Methodologies for Mapping a Southern African Girlhood in Age of Aids. Rotterdam/New York/Taipei: Sense Publishers, a co-editor (with Kathleen Pithouse and Claudia Mitchell) of the 2009 book: Making Connections: Self-Study & Social Action. New York: Peter Lang; and a co-editor (with Claudia Mitchell and Ann Smith) of a 2012 book, Was it Something I Wore? Dress, Identity, and Materiality. Cape Town: HSRC Press.