Of Madiba’s Elite Networks, Homeboys And Girls: A Review Of ‘Mandela’s Kinsmen’

It is an effortless weaving of the politics of the apartheid state, the Transkei, liberation movements, and chiefly politics into an interconnected narrative of shifting power relations

Can Jazz Be ‘Woke’ Or Is It ‘Just Compressed Air Through A Metal Tube’? South African Musicians Answer The Question

Music has always been at the forefront and the arts still need to ask ‘Who are we?’ and speak truth to power

A Film Misrepresents Jazz Great Miles Davis In The Life Of A South African Freedom Fighter

For South Africans aspiring to freedom, jazz was protest music. In struggle, jazz offered shared, collective messages of black intellectual attainment – and beauty.