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The Public Historian (2017) 39 (2): 31–50.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Natasha Erlank Public space in South Africa often feels overwhelmingly male-focused. Nevertheless, some municipalities, in the wake of post-apartheid transformation, have consciously attempted to commemorate women in the renaming that has taken place since 1994. In this article I examine some...
The Public Historian (2014) 36 (2): 51–74.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Julia C. Wells The year-long commemoration of the bicentennial of Grahamstown, South Africa, exposed the wide gap between heritage practitioners, broadly defined, and much of the general public in confronting a troubled past. Although experts and a few community members enthusiastically promoted...
The Public Historian (2010) 32 (4): 85–95.
Published: 01 November 2010
... reserved. 2010 memory Belgium Congo Soviet Union South Africa British slavery The Public Historian, Vol. 32, No. 4, pp. 85 95 (November 2010). ISSN: 0272-3433, electronic ISSN 1533-8576. © 2010 by The Regents of the University of California and the National Council on Public History. All...
The Public Historian (2008) 30 (1): 17–25.
Published: 01 February 2008
..., Winnie Mandela, and Fatima Meer, as well as scores of ordinary South Africans caught in the web of colonial and apartheid repression, were imprisoned there. Today, this prison complex is home to South Africa's Constitutional Court. Constitution Hill has brought former prisoners to “map” their memories...