APC post-doctoral fellow Thokozani Mhlambi discusses Zubeida’s Jaffer’s new book, Beauty of the Heart: The Life and Times of Charlotte Mannya Maxeke, a welcome addition to a growing body of work on the lives of early African intellectuals.
Professor Lesley Cowling, an APC research fellow, was awarded the prize for best article in the International Association for Literary Journalism Studies (IALJS) journal in 2016, for her article “Echoes of an African Drum: The Lost Literary Journalism of 1950s South Africa”.
Post-doctoral fellow Susana Molins Lliteras travelled to Northwestern University in Illinois, USA, for an innovative training workshop focusing on working with African Arabic Script Manuscripts.
Rosemary Lombard, who joined the APC Team in 2015 as the office administrator, has resigned to focus on her studies. For many, Rose has been the public face of the APC: the efficient organiser behind our wonderful workshops, the person who responded to your anxious or excited emails, and the voice at the other end of the phone.