Queer politics and intersectionality in South Africa

  title={Queer politics and intersectionality in South Africa},
  author={Nadia Davids and Zethu Matebeni},
  pages={161 - 167}
Abstract In an interview with Nadia Davids, Zethu Matabeni discusses contemporary queer politics in South Africa and Cape Town in particular. Matebeni contextualizes current queer activism in a broader historical trajectory in which she observes the ongoing exclusive boundaries of Pride celebrations and positions two recent protest movements, #FeesMustFall and Rhodes Must Fall. 

Hidden figures: reframing gender prototyping from a communication science perspective

abstract On 26 July 2013, the United Nations launched the Free & Equal campaign in Cape Town, South Africa, to mark the global commitment to end gender discrimination. This event can be positioned in

Teaching Gender and Sexuality in the Wake of the Must Fall Movements: Mutual Disruption through the Lens of Critical Pedagogy

The recent Must Fall movements shone a light on how South African universities are exclusionary spaces in many respects. In addition to the focus on racial, financial, and epistemological exclusions,

Cape Town’s gay village: from “gaytrified” tourism Mecca to “heterosexualised” urban space

The purpose of this paper is to ascertain the factors that led to Cape Town’s gay village to transform from a “gaytrified” tourism mecca to a “heterosexualised” urban space, from a gay leisure space

The Rise of Fallism: #RhodesMustFall and the Movement to Decolonize the University

The Rise of Fallism: #RhodesMustFall and the Movement to Decolonize the University

Nakedness as Decolonial Praxis

This article examines naked protests as efforts to advocate for social justice, particularly against patriarchal oppression and state violence. It explores ways in which women use naked body protests

South Africa and Zimbabwe

  • C. Warren
  • Art
    The Journal of Commonwealth Literature
  • 2018
2017 was a very good year for poetry, with impressive debuts, strong collections from established authors, a new publisher, an intriguing sponsor of poetry and a book achieving record-breaking sales.