Dynamising the Humanities and Social Sciences

Dynamising the Humanities and Social SciencesThe NIHSS catalytic research projects continue to gain momentum. Recently two NIHSS funded books were launched - a living testimony of that of Dynamising the Humanities and Social Sciences. The two books are Fording Solidarity and The Other Side of Freedom were launched in May.

About Forging Solidarity: Popular Education at Work was edited by Astrid von Kotze and Shirley Walters, explores responses to political, cultural and educational questions of our day and the pursuit of social justice through popular education.

About The Other Side of Freedom: Stories of hope and loss in South African Liberation Struggle 1950-1994 presents a compilation of 26 profiles of a diverse selection of activists and leaders in the liberation struggle. This book provides a review of the liberation struggle between 1950 and 1994. Congratulations to…Gregory Houston, Shepi Mati, Hangwelani Hope Magidimisha, Elmé Vivier and Mojalefa Dipholo for publishing such compelling work!

The Unresolved National Question KZN launch was held on 9 June at the Garden Court Marine Parade in Durban. The launch was a joint initiative between NIHSS and the Mzala Nxumalo Centre for the Study of South African Society.