District Six

 
District still at sixes and sevens
District still at sixes and sevens
Victims of forced removals from Cape Town’s inner city during the 1970s and 1980s have been waiting for more than two decades to return to the...
The real Afrikaans experience
The real Afrikaans experience
‘Are you sure? Fok, these leeskringe are usually a bunch of old white women,” Herman Lategan messages me in response to me telling him I would...
Cast out, then duped anew
Cast out, then duped anew
About midway through the documentary Uitgesmyt, a news clip — no longer than 45 seconds — shows how, in 1996, to the sounds of a...
District Six claimants take on land reform minister in restitution fight
District Six claimants take on land reform minister in restitution fight
After a breakdown in negotiations, more than 70 District Six land claimants are hauling the minister for rural development and land reform, Maite...
Inextricable link between jazz and fashion
Inextricable link between jazz and fashion
The Cape Town International Jazz Festival has become a staple in the South African musical events diary. Defining jazz and what it means is a...
I like your new restaurant, but not in my neighbourhood
I like your new restaurant, but not in my neighbourhood
As much as Not in My Neighbourhood is a film that takes it viewers to the frontlines of the global battle against dispossession, police...
Zille, return the land, protesters say
Zille, return the land, protesters say
Nomthandazo Nokubeke (45) once lived in a small room with Cape Town’s famed Lion’s Head mountain towering behind. Her home was in a Sea Point...
Artist tells what we have done
Artist tells what we have done
In the same week as South Africa was removing its president, Cape Town-born artist Haroon Gunn-Salie was installing his latest artwork at the New...
Making photos, forging connections
Making photos, forging connections
OBITUARY:PETER MCKENZIE 1955 – 2017
Of pain(t)ful pasts and parents
Of pain(t)ful pasts and parents
GRACE by Barbara Boswell (Modjaji Books)
Pervasive elitism blinds us to the bitter land battles in our cities
Pervasive elitism blinds us to the bitter land battles in our cities
The mechanics of domination, in their moments of visible drama and in their less obvious everydayness, frequently have a pronounced spatial...
Slice Of Life: 73 and in the neighbourhood watch - 'Somebody's got to do it'
Slice Of Life: 73 and in the neighbourhood watch - 'Somebody's got to do it'
We were forced to leave District Six in 1970. I was 27 at the time. It was a very close-knit community. What I really liked was the acceptance people...

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