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Author Interviews
 
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27 Jun 2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
The ANC Women’s League: Sex, Politics and Gender (Part 2)
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
The Women’s League has played a large but little understood role in the history of the ANC. Over the years it has been headed by some powerful women including Albertina Sisulu and Winnie Mandela...
 
 
25 Jun 2014
 
 
 
 
 
Justice – A Personal Account
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Edwin Cameron’s gripping and revealing new book is part memoir and part ode to the law. The book opens at the funeral of Cameron’s sister Laura when he was just seven. His father was accompanied by...
 
 
05 Jun 2014
 
 
 
Notes From A Headmaster’s Desk: The Challenges of Education, Parenting and Teenagers
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Marc Falconer is the first non-Jewish headmaster at King David High School Linksfield (Johannesburg) since its establishment in 1955. From his position as both headmaster and parent he provides...
 
 
04 Jun 2014
 
 
 
A Sportful Malice
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When a young South African literary scholar, Michael Marcussi, is offered, via a Facebook contact, a house in the Tuscan village of Gianocini, he accepts with alacrity: this is just the space and...
 
 
30 May 2014
 
 
 
The New Radicals: A generational memoir of the 1970's
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By the end of the 1960s, opposition to apartheid was in disarray. Yet in the space of a few short years, major and radical challenges developed that would set the country on a new path. This lively...
 
 
29 May 2014
 
 
 
Dragons & Butterflies: Sentenced to die, choosing to live
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He didn’t fall in with a bad crowd. He was the bad crowd... Shani Krebs endured a tough childhood. Born to a family of Hungarian refugees, he grew up in a succession of dreary mining towns and...
 
 
23 May 2014
 
 
 
Opposite Mandela: Encounters with South Africa's icon
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“In the confiding, winningly self-deprecatory style that defines Leon’s authorial voice, he offers us a unique personal insight into Nelson Mandela and guides us, engagingly and provocatively,...
 
 
02 Apr 2014
 
 
 
Building peace from within: An examination of community-based peacebuilding and transitions in Africa
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A well-informed and timely volume, integrating peacebuilding approaches for transforming contemporary conflicts in Africa. Exploring the challenges and lessons in post-conflict recovery and...
 
 
17 Mar 2014
 
 
 
 
 
What's gone wrong? On the brink of a failed state
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‘What's gone wrong?’ This is the question posed by Alex Boraine. A question on the lips of millions of South Africans. Boraine attempts to answer this urgent question from the vantage point of wide...
 
 
10 Mar 2014
 
 
 
Lost and Found in Johannesburg
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
When Mark Gevisser was a little boy, growing up in a apartheid South Africa, he was obsessed with maps, and with the Holmden’s Registry, Johannesburg’s Street Guide, in particular. He played a game...
 
 
17 Feb 2014
 
 
 
Re-imagining post-apartheid Yeoville Bellevue
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Yeoville Bellevue is a dynamic and challenging part of the inner city of Johannesburg, which has gone through a series of dramatic socio-spacial changes, most notably from the late 1970s to the...
 
 
05 Feb 2014
 
 
 
 
 
The fall of the ANC: What next?
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‘On the basis of the current state of politics in South Africa – of corruption, factionalism, the use of politics as a means of accumulation, all of which are abundant in the ANC – we have come to...
 
 
28 Jan 2014
 
 
 
 
 
Helen Suzman: Bright Star in a Dark Chamber
Author Interviews
As the leading light of the Progressive Party, Helen Suzman was for many years the sole member of the pre-democratic parliament to oppose apartheid. In the face of considerable hostility, she...
 
 
10 Dec 2013
 
 
 
Meaning in Life
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
What makes a person's life meaningful? Thaddeus Metz offers a new answer to an ancient question which has recently returned to the philosophical agenda. He proceeds by examining what, if anything,...
 
 
09 Dec 2013
 
 
 
Surrendering
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How circumstances present to us is beyond our control, but we do have the potential within our being to choose how to respond to them. In a game of cards, the outcome is not determined by the type...
 
 
 
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