SRC member’s views on patriarchy challenged

SRC member’s views on patriarchy challenged

“As much as all women might identify with feminism, all men (sic) also identify with patriarchism. I am patriarchal.” A defense of patriarchy by Student Representative Council (SRC) member Cebolenkosi Khumalo has caused controversy among Wits students and generated...
Wits professor claims Humanities Book Award prize

Wits professor claims Humanities Book Award prize

A Wits Professor has been awarded the Humanities Book Award. WITS professor and deputy director of the Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research (WISER)  Keith Breckenridge has claimed the prize of the Humanities Book Award for his book on the biometric state....
Pithouse challenges SA democracy

Pithouse challenges SA democracy

  By Hazel Kimani and Mokgethwa Masemola Writing the Decline: On the Struggle for South Africa’s Democracy is the controversial title of Richard Pithouse’s new book. Pithouse, a lecturer at Rhodes University, was meant to discuss the contents of his book at Wiser...

Reach for the African sky

Bhaso Ndzendze is not your average 19-year-old. The second year BA student already has a book professionally published. His book Africa: The Continent We Construct looks at how Africa attempts to define herself too much by comparing herself with the rest of the world....