Asanda Benya wins Ruth First Prize

SWOP members and associates have been recognised and honoured in many ways over the past six months. First up, it's a great pleasure to announce that Asanda Benya has been awarded the Ruth First Prize for the best article published by an African author in the Review of African Political Economy in 2015, for her article in Issue 146 on “The invisible hands: Women in Marikana”. Asanda, soon to be Dr Benya, was a SWOP PhD fellow until mid-2015, when she took up a post as lecturer at UCT. According to the prize committee: “This article provides an extremely rich and original analysis of the Marikana strikes and their aftermath by focusing on the role and experiences of women, mainly the partners


New book from the Hidden Voices Series - Flashes in Her Soul: The Life of Jabu Ndlovu

May 16, 2018

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