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Bank (A.) & (L.) eds. KRONOS 30, journal of Cape History/ tydskrif vir Kaaplandse geskiedenis, special issue: Eastern Cape
256 pp., maps, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R190
Includes "Framing African Women: visionaries in southern African and their photographic afterlife, 1850-2004" by Helen Bradford and "'Oh Hurry to the River': the meaning of 'uMamlambo' models in the Tyumie Valley, Eastern Cape" by Seán Morrow and Nwabisa Vokwana.
Bank (A.) ed. KRONOS 31, journal of Cape history, November 2005
288 pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R190
Articles include "History and Film: a roundtable discussion of 'Proteus'" edited by Susan Newton-King. "Proteus" is a feature film directed by Jack Lewis (South Africa) & John Greyson (Canada). Also includes "The Private Performance of Events" colonial period rock art from the Swartruggens" by Simon Hall & Aron Mazel & "Photography with a Difference: Leon Levson's camera studies and photographic exhibitions of native life in South Africa, 1947-1950" by Gary Minkley & Ciraj Rassool.
Bank (A.) ed. KRONOS 32, journal of Cape history, November 2006
287 pp., maps, b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R190
Kronos is a journal published annually by the Department of History and the Centre for Humanities Research of the University of the Western Cape.

This edition includes "Inside and Outisde", a conversation between photographer Mikhael Subotzky and Michael Godby as well as a selection of Suboktzky's photographs of prisoners and ex-prisoners from his series "Die Vier Hoeke", "Umjiegwana" & "Beaufort West" and "'The Africa I Know': film and the making of 'Bushmen' in Laurens van der Post's Lost World of the Kalahari (1956)" by Lauren van Vuuren.
Bank (A.) ed. KRONOS 33, journal of Cape history, November 2007
287 pp., map, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2007. R250
Kronos is a journal published annually by the Department of History and the Centre for Humanities at the University of the Western Cape.

Contributions include "Power, Secrecy, Proximity: a short history of South African photography" by Patricia Hayes,
"Gopal Naransamy: a photographer without photographs" by Stefanie Lotter, and
"'Something Raw and Real': Tracey Derrick discusses her photography with Michael Godby.
Bank (A.) ed. KRONOS 36, southern African histories, November 2010
344 pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2010. R295
Kronos is a journal published annually by the Department of History and the Department of Humanties Research at the University of the Western Cape.

Contributions include:
"Alfred Martin Duggan-Cronin's Photographs for The Bantu Tribes of South Africa (1928-1954): the construction of an ambiguous idyll" by Michael Godby
"'Re la Tsoantso' ('Father of the Pictures'): Joseph Denfield's photography, 1944-1965" by Phindezwa Mnyaka.
Chiurai (K.), Matsetela (L.) & Taplin (K.) eds. STATE OF THE NATION, Lines vol.3 2012
111 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2012. R575
"'Lines' magazine is a supplement of literary expression and graphic continuation of Kudzanai Chiurai's art exhibitions - providing space for others to expand on his visual rhetoric and questioning." pg.3

Kudzanai Chiurai's "State of the Nation" exhibition dealt with the subject of revolution. The articles in this edition of Lines magazine address the theme of revolution and question the status quo of South Africa, and Africa as a whole.

Contributors include Charles Nhamo Rupare, Sean O'Toole, Lucky Makena, Sindi-Leigh and Tenielle McBride. Also includes a selection of photographs by Chris Saunders and drawings, paintings and photographs from Chiurai's "State of the Nation" exhibition.

Kudzanai Chiurai was born in 1981 in Zimbabwe. Currently he lives and works in Johannesburg.
Hayes (P.) & Bank (A.) eds. KRONOS, journal of Cape history, no.27, November 2001, special issue: visual history
346 pp., illus., paperback, Institute of Historical Research, University of th, Cape Town, 2001. R180
Includes "Photography and the Performance of History" by Elizabeth Edwards; "The Interdependence of Photography and Painting on the South West Africa Expedition of James Chapman and Thomas Baines, 1861-1862" by Michael Godby; "Anthropology and Portrait Photography: Gustav Fritsch's Natives of South Africa, 1863-1872" by Andrew Bank; "Blank Verbeeld, or the Incredible Whiteness of Being: amateur photography and Afrikaner nationalist historical narrative" by Marijke du Toit; "Downcast: mining, men and the camera in Colonial Zimbabwe, 1890-1930" by Josiah Mhute; "Vision and Violence: photographies of war in Southern Angola and Northern Namibia" by Patricia Hayes; "Shoot to Kill: photographic images in the Namibian independence/ bush war" by Casper Erichsen; "Screening Saints and Sinners: the construction of filmic and video images of black and white South Africans in western popular culture during the late apartheid era" by Vivian Bickford-Smith & "The Renaturing of African Animals: film and literature in the 1950s and 1960s" by William Beinart.
Law-Viljoen (B.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol 09 issue 03, opinions that matter
75 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2011. R95
In this issue:
"Changing Gears", in which Alexandra Dodd speaks to choreographer Jay Pather
"Soviets in the Archive", in which Alexandra Dodd reflects on the life and legacy of poster designer Jon Berndt
"Beyond the Surface", in which Mary Corrigall considers the role of textiles in the works of various artists including Nicholas Hlobo, Lawrence Lemaoana, and Andrew Verster
"Tables of Uncomfortable Contents; reading between the lines", by Alexander Opper, in which he considers the use of the table in art
"No One Size Fits All", in which Raél Salley discusses the relationship between design and art in a painting by Serge Alain
"History Never Sounded So Good", by Michael Blake, on new South African opera
"Looking with New Eyes", in which Anthea Buys looks at the history of collecting at the Johannesburg Art Gallery
"South African Splendour" by Luke Dormehl, in which he considers the work of the comic artists Andre and Nathan
"The Body as Work", in which Paul Wessels remembers artist Mark Hipper, who died in August 2010.
Law-Viljoen (B.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, opinions that matter, vol.11, issue 01, spring 2012
96 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2012. R95
Articles in this issue include:
"The Case of the Spear", by David Freedberg, on the controversy around the Brett Murray painting
"As If Things Weren't Hot Enough" by Deborah Seddon, on Brett Bailey's "Exhibit A"
"The Oblique" by Jane Taylor, on dOCUMENTA (13)
"The Question Is; What is Digital Art?" by Tegan Bristow
"The Garden of Melancholia and Boredom" by Jonathan Cane, on the South African lawn
"Ten Fingers to Count the Stars", in which Paula Fourie interviews Athol Fugard
Malcolmess (B.) ed. ADJECTIVE, volume 1, issue 2, winter 2017
87pp., illus., paperback, No Place, 2017. R365
Contributions include:
"The Sea: an enduring space of contemporaneity" by Sean O'Toole
"The Parliament of Bodies: some thoughts" by Thuli Gamedze
Bettina Malcomess in conversation with Dineo Bopape
Obituary of Barend de Wet by Sean O'Toole
Partridge (M.) ed. ADJECTIVE, issue 1, volume 1, summer 2017
88pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, No Place, 2017. R320
The first physical issue of the online publication, adjective.online, that explores "the relationship between image and text within the scope of contemporary South African art criticism." from the editorial by Matthew Partridge,

Includes an interview with Robin Rhode together with an edition of six prints from his series "Paths and Fields." Also includes Sean O'Toole on Walter Battiss, Matthew Partridge on Zwelethu Mthethwa's murder trial and Ashraf Jamal on the exhibition "Letter to Europa".
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.14, Johannesburg, cultural A to Z update
130 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, c.1994. OUT OF PRINT
Includes short articles on the city's architecture, on David Goldblatt, Steven Cohen, Braam Kruger, William Kentridge, Penny Siopis, the Handspring Puppet Company and other artists who live in the city, and much more.
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.9
58 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1990/1991. OUT OF PRINT
Includes "George Pemba, veteran artist" by Sue Ross, "Taking the Gap, eight eastern Cape artists" by Stephanie Volpe, "Art from Scrap, people's parks, Chicken Man, Fiona Kirkwood, Sibusiso Mbhele, Willie Bester, John Alessandri" by Jennifer Sorrell et. al., "Handspring House", a house designed for Basil Jones & Adrian Kohler, founder members of the Handspring Puppet Company by architect Nicolas Sack, with text by Haydn Ellis and photographs by Ronnie Levitan, "Tatham Art Gallery", and more.
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.8
58 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1990. OUT OF PRINT
Includes David Goldblatt interviewed by Joyce Ozinsky, "Myths and Visions, printmakers", an article on Jo Ractliffe & Alma Vorster with text by Michael Morris & portraits by Jean Brundit, "Material Boy, immaterial world", photographs of Steven Cohen's fabrics and refurbished furniture by John Hodgkiss, a feature on artist Norman Catherine, his work and his home, Fook Manor, with an interview by Jennifer Sorrell, "Architectural Photography, a sereis of photographs by Ronnie Levitan, and more.
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.7
59 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, c.1990. OUT OF PRINT
Articles include "Philippa Hobbs, demise of an empire", "Helen Sebidi, from the root", with an article on her work, "The Sharp Side of the Knife", by Marion Arnold, "Triennial, competition in contention" by Rose Korber, "Keith Alexander, metaphor, matter and mystery", "Hym Rabinowitz, a potter's view", "Namibia, death at the birth of a nation" a photo essay by Guy Tillim & John Liebenberg with text by Christopher Saunders, "Architects, indigenous endeavour" in which 8 S.A. architects outline their architectural philosophy, and more.
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.11, Cape Town A to Z
122 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1993. OUT OF PRINT
Includes short articles on the city's architecture, on Bitterkomix, with a comic-strip, "Suidoos" with illus. by Conrad Botes & text by Herman Ellis, Cynthia Best in conversation with artist Peter Clarke, Haydn Ellis in conversation with architect Louis Karol, Jennifer Sorrel on conversation with Marilyn Martin, director of the S.A.National Gallery, and much more.
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.1
31 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1986. OUT OF PRINT
Includes "Manfred Zylla, zeitgeist" by Martine Barker, "Sculptures, four works by Angela Ferreira", "House Amm", the home of architect Peter Amm, and an interview with South African composer John Simon. Most of the photography is by Ronnie Levitan.
Also includes a loose poster by Manfred Zylla.
Witz (L.) et al (eds.) KRONOS 42, southern African histories, November 2016, special edition, Red Assembly: the work remains
256pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2016. R275
Kronos is a journal published annually by the Department of History and the Centre for Humanities Research at the University of the Western Cape.

This edition publishes the work that emerged in response to "Red", an art installation by Simon Gush and his collaborators, in the workshop "Red Assembly", held in East London in August 2015.

Contributions include:
"Photo Essay, 'Red'" by Simon Gush
"Screwing the Assembly Line: queerness, art-making, and automobility at rest" by Elliot James
"'The Voices of the People Involved': 'Red', representation and histories of labour" by Leslie Witz
"The Production of 'Red': aesthetics, work and time" by Patricia Hayes
"Hearing 'Red': aurality and performance in a film by Simon Gush" by Brett Pyper
"Blood Lines: Cecil the lion, Mandela, and art in history" by Paul Vig
"Red Light: reflections at the crossroads of history and art" by Thomas Wolfe.
Wylie (D.) & Bank (A.) eds. KRONOS 38, southern African histories, November 2012
288 pp., maps, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2012. R190
Kronos is a journal published annually by the Department of History and the Centre for Humanities Research, University of the Western Cape.

This special issue, "Documentary Photography in South Africa", is edited by Diana Wylie, Professor of History, African Studies Centre, University of Boston, and Andrew Bank, Associate Professor, Department of History, University of the Western Cape.

Articles include:
"Visualising the Realm of the Rain Queen: the production and circulation of Eileen and Jack Krige's Lobedu fieldwork photographs from the 1930s" by Patricia Davison and George Mahashe
"Reflections on the Making of the 'AmaBandla Ama-Afrika Exhibition' (2011-2012): Martin West's Soweto photographs" by Paul Weinberg
"Lounge Photography and the Politics of Township Interiors: the representation of the Black South African home in the Mgilima Photographic Collection, East Rand, 1950s" by Sophie Feyder
"Wounding Apertures: violence, affect and photography during and after apartheid" by Kylie Thomas
"'Native Work': an artwork by Andrew Putter consisting of 38 portrait photographs" by Andrew Putter.