The South African Afrikaans-language newspaper Beeld has historically been regarded as the more liberal cousin of
The waiter at the breakfast table here in Bulawayo starts speaking Afrikaans to me, before I
“Mandela was a terrorist, yet he became an hero and international icon. Do you think the
The story of Happy Sindane, the lost white boy, who put a lie to South Africa's rainbow shibboleths.
Middle class South African inertia and the police murder of activist Andries Tatane during a protest in town in the Free State province.
The South African-born academic dr Andrew van der Vlies has been teaching JM Coetzee’s novel Disgrace
The UK Observer, despite its best attempts, does not have its finger on the pulse of the South African literary scene. The World Cup didn't help.
What's new. The video for Van Blerk's "Tyd om te trek," not surprisingly, comes with the familiar racist tropes of starving, diseased children in a war-torn African country saved by a blonde heroine and her white male companion.
The strange appeal of this band of Afrikaner musicians engaging with a quite easily defined past and present.
Who are the real victims of crime and violence in South Africa?
The mass support for Semenya is paradoxical: of a country deeply divided yet at certain moments strangely united around a common cause.