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Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Everybody needs good neighbours (except “those Nigerians”)

Vocativ, is what some trust for a news source in the United States. An American news-aggregator accessing the ‘deep web’ for information in a bid to report the world in slick packaging that uses dramatic music and oversized fonts to really DRIVE HOME A POINT. I get it. A bit like VICE. It is also

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

Ponte City: A Photobook

Mikhael Subotzky and Patrick Waterhouse’s ‘Ponte City’ will be familiar to many. The photographic project began in 2008 and won the Discovery Award at the Rencontres d’Arles festival in 2011. This month, Steidl published the project as...

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

PHOTOGRAPHY: MARC SHOUL

Marc Shoul’s pictures of Johannesburg’s inner city, especially of the now-working class neighborhood Hillbrow, breaks through “over the wall of white paranoia,” according to new South African culture site, MAHALA. The photo, above, is part of the...