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Carl Collison

Carl Collison

    Caster Semenya’s body is being claimed by self-important armchair pundits
    Caster Semenya’s body is being claimed by self-important armchair pundits
    'Her body, seen as an anomaly, is no longer hers. It “belongs” to sports bodies, media houses and quick-on-the-draw armchair pundits ... '
    Nonbinary comes out of the in-between and takes centre stage in modelling
    Nonbinary comes out of the in-between and takes centre stage in modelling
    A model and casting agency has decided to add a division for people who don’t identify as either male or female, making it the first in the country.
    Slice Of Life: Sisa Sodlala shoots everyone and everything in Jozi
    Slice Of Life: Sisa Sodlala shoots everyone and everything in Jozi
    How photography gives former shelter child a voice.
    ​Flight to safety: A lesbian's story of persecution in Uganda and her SA experience
    ​Flight to safety: A lesbian's story of persecution in Uganda and her SA experience
    A refugee tells Carl Collison about being hunted by soldiers, attacked by fellow Ugandans and seeking sanctuary in SA, where she was raped – twice.
    LGBTI people in Uganda under threat, but undeterred
    LGBTI people in Uganda under threat, but undeterred
    Despite the government’s efforts to criminalise them, and the spike in lynchings and violence, people’s spirit hasn’t been broken.
    ANC and DA in neck-and-neck race to win Jo'burg; EFF could decide their fate
    ANC and DA in neck-and-neck race to win Jo'burg; EFF could decide their fate
    Election results so far show that the battle for the City of Johannesburg will go down to the wire.
    Party vs person at core of Durban voters' dilemma whether to vote for gay candidate
    Party vs person at core of Durban voters' dilemma whether to vote for gay candidate
    Should NGOs pin their colours to the mast in the political candidates they openly support?
    A couch that creeps into fashionistas' hearts
    A couch that creeps into fashionistas' hearts
    As the name suggests (songololo is the isiZulu word for "millipede"), the inspiration for the design comes from nature's ubiquitous creepy-crawlies.
    Future is bright for wooden shades
    Future is bright for wooden shades
    Craig Cameron-Mackintosh and Chris Elliot's idea of wooden-framed and lightweight sunglasses has really taken off despite initial challenges.
    Shooting from the hip
    Shooting from the hip
    Activist Shelley Barry celebrates five years as a filmmaker with a retrospective of her work at this year's Artscape Women's Arts Week.
    Tailored to subvert
    Tailored to subvert
    Four artists exhibiting in Cape Town are unmaking the world as we know it, writes Carl Collison