3rd session

The first human divergences: Khoekhoe and San

Khoisan diversity from a linguistic, genetic and cultural perspective. Brigitte Pakendorf (Director, DR1 CNRS, Dynamique du Langage, UMR5596 CNRS-Université de Lyon, Lyon, France).

Ancient genomes from southern Africa push modern human emergence to 300,000 years ago. Mattias Jakobsson (Professor, Human Evolution Program, Dept. of Organismal Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden).

Human Diversity — ‘forgotten’ communities of the South African mosaic. Michael de Jongh (Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Anthropology and Archaeology, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa).