Articles by

Brett Davidson

Brett Davidson is director of the Media and Narratives Division of the Open Society Public Health Program in New York City.


Gay Shame in Johannesburg

The confrontation at Johannesburg Pride between white organizers and a group of black activists demanding Pride honor those killed, mostly black, for their sexuality, in South Africa.

Her Zimbabwe

As the number of active female bloggers has increased, so too has the level of discourse around the dynamism and contradictions of life as a Zimbabwean woman.

Cyberpunk Thriller

Zoo City is set in an alternate Johannesburg, where criminals or those who have serious moral failings, get landed with an animal familiar as a permanent attachment.