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Wits Press is proud to present Jill Weintroub's investigative biography…

A fascinating new insight into the Bleek and Lloyd archive in Dorothea Bleek: A Life of Scholarship

Wits Press is proud to present Jill Weintroub's investigative biography of an important South African researcher and scholar, Dorothea Bleek: A Life of Scholarship:

Dorothea Bleek …


 
Death By Carbs, Paige Nick’s rip-roaring satire of the so-called…

Win a copy of Death By Carbs by Paige Nick: Undeniably brilliant satire

 
Death By Carbs, Paige Nick’s rip-roaring satire of the so-called "Banting revolution", has been incredibly well received.

In a review for Women24, Marisa Crous writes: …

The former chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC)‚…

Don't abandon commitment to reconciliation‚ Desmond Tutu urges

The former chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC)‚ Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu‚ has urged South Africans not to abandon the commitment to reconciliation.

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Greg Nicolson of the Daily Maverick interviewed Claire Benit-Gbaffou recently…

'Street trading is a reality that all African cities face' - Claire Benit-Gbaffou of CUBES

Greg Nicolson of the Daily Maverick interviewed Claire Benit-Gbaffou recently about the informal street trading charter.

The Charter For a Street-Trading Friendly African City was …

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