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7 Sep 2020 | Book shines light on Dennis Brutus, one of South Africa's most underrated poets

Fortunately for the rest of us South Africans, the apartheid police state often shot itself in the foot. On the one hand, after a horrifying expos&eac...

26 Apr 2018 | Inclusive Development in Africa: Transformation of Global Relations

This book addresses a fundamental developmental challenge for Africa: given all that we know about pertinent issues, what should be done to ensure eff...

30 Jul 2015 | Interrogating the effects of norms and narratives in everyday life

Christopher Colvin, a contributor to Ethical Quandaries in Social Research edited by Deborah Posel and Fiona C Ross, recently participated in a Indexi...

9 Jun 2015 | SAJS describes Drinking with Ghosts as a powerful work

Drinking with Ghosts: The Aftermath of Apartheid’s Dirty War is a powerful work dealing with South Africa’s violent political struggles, i...

15 May 2015 | Recent HSRC Press titles include seminal works

Recent publications from HSRC Press up to March 2015 include the very seminal Congress Movement (in three volumes), Ethical Quandaries in Research, Ro...

5 Feb 2015 | Assata: The FBI's most wanted woman (new book)

In 2013, Assata Shakur – founding member of the Black Liberation Army, former Black Panther and godmother of Tupac Shakur – became the fir...

11 Dec 2014 | Top journalist tackles the skeletons in SA's cupboard

"   “I’d rather have a country established on a national truth than on a national myth.” Famed veteran journalist ­turn...

19 Feb 2013 | New book from HSRC Press: State of the Nation: South Africa 2012-2013

Between 2003 and 2008, the HSRC published its annual flagship publication, State of the Nation. Since the launch of the first edition, the series has ...