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Jill E. Kelly

Jill E. Kelly is an associate professor at Southern Methodist University and a writing fellow at the Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study.


The strange non-death of Bantustans

That South African political parties across the spectrum were quick to venerate the politician and Zulu prince Mangosutho Buthelezi, who died last week, demonstrates that the country is still attached to Bantustan ideology.

The Spear of the People

The KwaZulu-Natal Midlands has a bit of a reputation as a “sleepy hollow.” But it was a crucial node in the struggle against apartheid.