H-SAfrica is an international online network dedicated to the promotion of all aspects of South and Southern Africa history and culture, and Southern African studies in general.

Recent Content

Thiven Reddy
Myriam Houssay-Holzschuch

Houssay-Holzschuch on Reddy, 'Hegemony and Resistance: Contesting identities in South Africa'

Thiven Reddy. Hegemony and Resistance: Contesting identities in South Africa. Aldershot, England and Burlington, USA: Ashgate, 2000. 256 pp. £39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7546-1205-6.

Reviewed by Myriam Houssay-Holzschuch (Department of Geography, Ecole Normale Superieure Lettres et Sciences Humaines (Lyon, France)) Published on H-SAfrica (February, 2001)

Reassessing the past(s)

Frank Herreman, ed.
Elizabeth Rankin

Rankin on Herreman, 'Liberated Voices: Contemporary Art from South Africa'

Frank Herreman, ed. Liberated Voices: Contemporary Art from South Africa. New York. Munich: Prestel Verlag, 1999. 190 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-7913-2195-0.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Rankin (Department of Art History, University of Auckland, New Zealand) Published on H-SAfrica (February, 2001)

Contemporary art from South Africa: still segregated voices?

Kanya Adams
N. S. Kekana

Kekana on Adams, 'The Colour of Business: Managing Diversity in South Africa'

Kanya Adams. The Colour of Business: Managing Diversity in South Africa. Cape Town: Creda Communications, 2000. xii + 215 pp. CHF 30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-908193-05-0.

Reviewed by N. S. Kekana (University of Durban-Westville) Published on H-SAfrica (February, 2001)

Robert Ross
Steven Gish

Gish on Ross, 'A Concise History of South Africa'

Robert Ross. A Concise History of South Africa. Cambridge Concise Histories. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1999. xv + 219 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-57578-2.

Reviewed by Steven Gish (Department of History, Auburn University Montgomery) Published on H-SAfrica (February, 2001)

A Concise Survey of South African History