Adam Haupt

Adam Haupt

    Adam Haupt explores the idea in this edited extract of his book "Static: Race and Representation in Post-Apartheid Music, Media and Film".

    There has been much debate at the University of Cape Town since Professor David Benatar's inaugural lecture on Justice, Diversity and Affirmative Action several weeks ago. Benatar essentially argues that "race is a lazy proxy for disadvantage" and that affirmative action "does not succeed", writes Adam Haupt.