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Don’t miss the Cape Town launch of Southern African Muckraking, edited by Anton Harber (26 Nov)
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Jacana Media and The Book Lounge invite you to the launch of Southern African Muckraking: 150 Years of Investigative Journalism which has Shaped the Region, edited by Anton Harber.

This book celebrates the rich, varied and untold history of investigative journalism in southern Africa and the crucial role it has played in shaping the region over the last 300 years.

It tells of the escapades of those who exposed atrocities of the British colonial rulers, the seizure of land from black owners, apartheid death squads, prison conditions, farm labour, government and corporate corruption, environmental travesty and health issues.

Southern African Muckraking highlights the long record of accountability journalism in countries such as South Africa, Namibia and Zimbabwe, and the recent surge of such work in others such as Botswana and Malawi.

Event details

Date: Monday 26 November 2018
Time: 17:30 for 18:00
Venue: The Book Lounge, Cape Town
RSVP: booklounge@gmail.com or 021 462 2425
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Posted by Book Lounge on Thursday, November 15, 2018

Categories Non-fiction South Africa South African Current Affairs

Tags Anton Harber Book Events Book Launches Cape Town Lester Kiewit Southern African Muckraking The Book Lounge


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