271 pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2014
A collection of essays that reflect on twenty years of democratic rule in South Africa.
"The ANC Youth League and the Politicisation of Race" by Deborah Posel
"South African Marxisms, Past and Present" by Kirk Helliker and Peter Vale
"Living Out Our Differences: reflections on Mandela, Marx and my country - an interview with Jakes Gerwel" by John Higgins
"Neo-Liberal Restructuring and the Fate of South Africa's Labour Unions: a case study" by Mondli Hlatshwayo
"Uneasy Relations: women, gender equality and tradition" by Cherryl Walker
"Art and Culture in Contemporary South Africa: the present future" by Sandra Klopper
Peter Vale is Professor of Humanities at the University of Johannesburg and Nelson Mandela Professor of Politics Emeritus at Rhodes University.
Estelle Prinsloo is a doctoral student and research assistant at the University of Johannesburg.