Africa South 1956-1961 PDF Print
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Contributor  
Publisher Africa South Publications
Date 1956-1961
Resource type Journals
Language English
Keywords POLITICAL TRIALS
CHURCH AND STATE
BOYCOTTS
RACE RELATIONS
ECONOMIC IMPACT
SOCIAL IMPACT
PUBLICATIONS
Coverage SOUTH AFRICA
AFRICA
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Extent 21 issues
Description Africa South, a journal edited by Ronald M. Segal (1932-2008) was launched in Cape Town in 1956. The journal was published quarterly while funds were available. The last and final publication was issued in 1961. Ronald M. Segal claimed to be a socialist, and was an anti-apartheid activist who crossed the South African border into exile in 1960 with the African National Congress leader, Oliver Tambo. Views and opinions were expressed in Africa South regarding the movements for freedom, discrimination and the struggle for liberation. The articles were related on issues of interest to the masses, the liberals, the communists and the socialists. Subjects covered issues around the church and the state; the political situation in South-West Africa; Central Africa to North Africa, discussions around their revolution and independence and occasionally covered current events in countries outside of Africa. Africa South also featured short-stories by some well-known authors such as Alan Paton; adding some light-heartedness to politics were the cartoons by various artists such as David Marais; and included book reviews. Various events such as the bus boycotts, political trials and the Sharpeville uprising were featured.
Issues 1956 Vol.1 No.1 Oct-Dec
1957 Vol.1 No.2 Jan-Mar
1957 Vol.1 No.3 Apr-Jun
1957 Vol.1 No.4 Jul-Sept
1957 Vol.2 No.1 0ct-Dec
1958 Vol.2 No.2 Jan-Mar
1958 Vol.2 No.3 Apr-Jun
1958 Vol.2 No.4 Jul-Sept
1958 Vol.3 No.1 Oct-Dec
1959 Vol.3 No.2 Jan-Mar
1959 Vol.3 No.3 Apr-Jun
1959 Vol.3 No.4 Jul-Sept
1959 Vol.4 No.1 Oct-Dec
1960 Vol.4 No.2 Jan-Mar
1960 Vol.4 No.3 Apr-Jun
1960 Vol.4 No.4 Jul-Sept
1960 Vol.5 No.1 Oct-Dec
1961 Vol.5 No.2 Jan-Mar
1961 Vol.5 No.3 Apr-Jun
1961 Vol.5 No.4 Jul-Sept
1961 Vol.6 No.1 Oct-Dec
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