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Stanford University Press has shared an excerpt from Money from…

"I Didn't Join the Revolution to be Poor" - Deborah James Examines the Freedom to Engage in Consumption

Stanford University Press has shared an excerpt from Money from Nothing: Indebtedness and Aspiration in South Africa by Deborah James.

In Money from Nothing, James explores …


 
Soos familie: Stedelike huiswerkers in Suid-Afrikaanse tekste deur Ena Jansen…

Vat 5 met Ena Jansen: Soos familie skuif vroeër geïgnoreerde vrouekarakters na vore

 
Soos familie: Stedelike huiswerkers in Suid-Afrikaanse tekste deur Ena Jansen het vanjaar by Protea Boekhuis verskyn en is ’n verkenning van die rol en betekenis …

Thomas Mogale, co-author of The Limits of Democratic Governance in…

Thomas Mogale Honoured with Distinguished Alumnus Award from GSPIA at the University of Pittsburgh

Thomas Mogale, co-author of The Limits of Democratic Governance in South Africa and head of the Wits School of governance, has been awarded the Distinguished …

Marguerite Poland recently received the Land of Legends Association's Ingwazi…

Author Marguerite Poland Recognised as One of KwaZulu-Natal's Living Legends

Marguerite Poland recently received the Land of Legends Association's Ingwazi Award for her remarkable contribution to the upliftment of her home province of KwaZulu-Natal.

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The Witness Reviews From Around the World in Eighty Days, Tales from the Cross and More

From Around the World in Eighty Days: The Indian Section   Verdict: carrots Academic, writer, poet, playwright and activist Ari Sitas awakens our senses with this seven-day journey to India, a reconstruction of Jules Verne's journey of 1872. Complete review in The Witness Book

Joan Hambidge resenseer Skynskadu deur Christine Barkhuizen le Roux

Skynskadu Uitspraak: wortel Daar word gebruik gemaak van sogenaamde outydse woorde (waarvan ek baie hou). Die digkuns word vergelyk met die skilderkuns, soos in die programvers oor Caravaggio. Tog is dit die

Nadia de Kock resenseer Woestynroos deur Vita du Preez

Woestynroos Uitspraak: houtwortel Die verhaalgebeure is voorspelbaar en van ‘n spanningslyn is daar nie veel sprake nie. Toegegee, daar is ‘n verrassing teen die einde van die boek wat verklaar waarom Kato

Decolonising the "White Literary System": Don't Miss a Talk by 283: The Bad Sex Bet Author Mofenyi Malepe

Invitation to Practical Action to Decolonise the "White Literary System" Join Jacana Media for the next in their series of events entitled "Practical Action to Decolonise the 'White Literary System'". Successful self-published author Mofenyi Malepe will explain how he managed to

Kom vier die bekendstelling van Kleur – My lewe, my lied met Randall Wicomb in Centurion

Uitnodiging na die bekenstelling van Kleur – My lewe, my lied   Naledi en Leriba Hotel & Spa nooi jou graag na die bekendstelling van Kleur – My lewe, my lied deur Randall Wicomb en Amos van der Merwe. Dié besonderse geleentheid sal

Programme for the 2015 ParkWords Parkview Literary Festival Announced

  Alert! The programme for the ParkWords 2015, Parkview Literary Festival, has been released. The festival, which is hosted by the Parkview Residents’ Association, is a celebration of the literary talent in

Vat 5 met Ena Jansen: Soos familie skuif vroeër geïgnoreerde vrouekarakters na vore

Ena Jansen en Cecilia Magadlela   Soos familie: Stedelike huiswerkers in Suid-Afrikaanse tekste deur Ena Jansen het vanjaar by Protea Boekhuis verskyn en is ’n verkenning van die rol en betekenis van ongeveer ’n honderd huisbediendekarakters

Lees ’n uittreksel uit Skuldig, en loer na Martin Steyn se foto's van die Durbanville-Winterfees

Skuldig Skuldig deur Martin Steyn het vanjaar op LAPA se rakke verskyn, en volg na sy skitterende debuutroman, Donker spoor. In Skuldig word 'n middeljarige tandarts tereggestel in sy sitkamer en Adjudant

Kom vier die bekendstelling van Kleur – My lewe, my lied met Randall Wicomb in Centurion

Uitnodiging na die bekenstelling van Kleur – My lewe, my lied   Naledi en Leriba Hotel & Spa nooi jou graag na die bekendstelling van Kleur – My lewe, my lied deur Randall Wicomb en Amos van der Merwe. Dié besonderse geleentheid sal

"I Didn't Join the Revolution to be Poor" - Deborah James Examines the Freedom to Engage in Consumption

Money from Nothing Stanford University Press has shared an excerpt from Money from Nothing: Indebtedness and Aspiration in South Africa by Deborah James. In Money from Nothing, James explores the "national project of financial

Thomas Mogale Honoured with Distinguished Alumnus Award from GSPIA at the University of Pittsburgh

The Limits of Democratic Governance in South Africa Thomas Mogale, co-author of The Limits of Democratic Governance in South Africa and head of the Wits School of governance, has been awarded the Distinguished Alumnus award from the Graduate

Did the South African Justice System Fail in Acquitting Oscar Pistorius and Shrien Dewani of Murder?

Anni Dewani: A Father's Story Two of the most publicised trials in South Africa, those of Oscar Pistorius and Shrien Dewani, both resulted in acquittals rather than convictions. In an article for BBC, Milton Nkosi explained

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Programme for the 2015 ParkWords Parkview Literary Festival Announced

  Alert! The programme for the ParkWords 2015, Parkview Literary Festival, has been released. The festival, which is hosted by the Parkview Residents’ Association, is a celebration of the literary talent in

Braai, Banter and Beer - It's Almost Time for the National Braai Tour with Jan Braai

National Braai Tour Map   Eight days on the road travelling through some of South Africa’s most stunning scenery; every morning, afternoon and night a braai and good banter with tasks centred around the glorious

Snake Experts Expecting a Busy Summer in Nelson Mandela Bay as Reptiles Come out to Play

A Photographic Guide to Snakes, Other Reptiles and Amphibians of East Africa Snake experts are expecting a busy summer as several venomous reptiles have already been caught across Nelson Mandela Bay. Mark Marshall‚ owner of Sandula Conservation and a snake expert‚ has caught

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Programme for the 2015 ParkWords Parkview Literary Festival Announced

  Alert! The programme for the ParkWords 2015, Parkview Literary Festival, has been released. The festival, which is hosted by the Parkview Residents’ Association, is a celebration of the literary talent in

Braai, Banter and Beer - It's Almost Time for the National Braai Tour with Jan Braai

National Braai Tour Map   Eight days on the road travelling through some of South Africa’s most stunning scenery; every morning, afternoon and night a braai and good banter with tasks centred around the glorious

Barbara Joubert gesels oor Kostalgie, haar ouma se bruinmeelpap en "lasagne-parties" in Tamboerskloof

Kostalgie Barbara Joubert se derde kosboek Kostalgie: Geure van my lewe het pas op Quivertree se rakke verskyn en bied 'n blik op die geregte, kombuise, bestanddele en landskappe wat haar