463pp., illus., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2020
Foreword by Ton Vosloo.
A history of press freedom in South Africa, from the colonial period to the present.
"A single, coherent, comprehensive, connecting and utterly compelling narrative" Professor Keyan Tomaselli, University of Johannesburg
Lizette Rabe is professor in journalism at Stellenbosch University. She has received the Rector's Award for Teaching Excellence, the Chancellor's Award and the Stals Award for Journalism and Communication from the Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns.