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ReImagining the African Museum Experience

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      The Steve Biko Centre is participating in the MuseumFutures Africa, a Pan-African project established to support the conceptual development of museums throughout the African continent.  Spearheaded by the Goethe-Institut and a team of practitioners from the art and museum fields, the project was conceived in...

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De Klerk Declassified

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By Nkosinathi Biko   Millions of South Africans who are still nursing the raw wounds of apartheid found the recent utterances by the last President of Apartheid South Africa, Frederik Willem De Klerk, vile, provocative and reactionary. The remarks were made in an interview with the SABC...

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Ramaphosa to Honour Steve Biko on 41st Anniversary of his Death

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POLITICS / 4 SEPTEMBER 2018, 11:32AM / BALDWIN NDABA   Johannesburg - President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the 19th annual Steve Biko memorial lecture in commemoration of the of 41st anniversary of the Black Consciousness leader's death in police custody.   The announcement was made by the founder and executive trustee of the Steve Biko...

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Biko: A Symbol Beyond His Lifetime

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By Nkosinathi Biko     We are a people immersed in a culture of symbolism. One such symbol is that which marks the grave of the departed. In modern day form this is a tombstone. While designed to mark the end of life, many African communities believe that...

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