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Thoughts from a "Yellowbone"

This blog post comes out of anger because it deals with more than one social issue. Here it goes…

My name is Khanyisile Mlaba.
Clearly, according to my name, I’m not a white person. 631 more words

The Four Traditions of Geography at Rhodes

We have our largest ever number of postgraduates in the Geography Department this year – 42 at latest count – and last Monday I welcomed them with a brief resume about the traditions of the Department. 896 more words


Amazing Other Show 2015 wows audiences

The Amazing Other Show has been a fixture of the Rhodes University Orientation Week schedule for nearly a decade. The show is a joint initiative run by the Rhodes Drama Department, the… 643 more words

Amazing Other Show

A little photo fun with the Rhodes International Award

They gave me a great big glass award at the end of last year for internationalisation.  I won’t bore you with what internationalisation is: you can read about it in the… 149 more words


So, you’re going to Rhodes – 5 pieces of advice for first-years

Five years ago around this time I was on my way to start studying in a hick town in the middle of nowhere Eastern Cape. I had never been to Grahamstown, knew no one there and had nothing to assure me this was a good idea apart from my wide-eyed belief that you make your own happiness. 950 more words

Lecture: Frantz Fanon at 90 - His Relevance to the Pan-African Vision Today, Jan. 8 2015 @ Pawa 254 Hub

To mark the 90th anniversary of the birth of Frantz Fanon, the Pan-African Baraza & ThoughtWorks have the pleasure of inviting you to a lecture by Professor Lewis Gordon, Nelson Mandela Visiting Professor at Rhodes University, South Africa, and Professor of Philosophy and African American Studies, with affiliation in Judaic Studies, at the University of Connecticut, USA. 57 more words

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