Media report on a race row at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University after a project to mark 20 years of democracy in South Africa backfired. The Port Elizabeth university’s 'talking walls' project, which aimed at encouraging staff and students to speak about democracy, yielded a range of offensive statements [Timeslive, 19 August 2014].
Race row derails Diversity Month at Mandela university
Type: Newspaper and Opinion pieces
Year of Publishing: 2014
Keywords: Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, NMMU, racial issues, events, 20 years of democracy, Talking walls project, racism, university transformation