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The Mad in their Midst: Accommodating Insanity in Natal, 1868-1920

In December 1916, James Mkize, a kholwa (Christian) peasant farmer and preacher submitted a deposition to the Resident Magistrate of Umzimkulu, southern Natal, South Africa, detailing at some length the reasons why he believed that his brother, Bennie, was insane and should be legally detained in

The fools on the hill : the Natal government asylum and the institutionalisation of insanity in colonial Natal

Representing one aspect of my wider research into changing perceptions and practices of mental illness and mental health in the period c.1850-1950 in the region that today is KwaZulu-Natal, this paper focuses on the colonial identification and institutionalisation of those deemed insane between t

Researching and working with boys in Southern Africa in the context of HIV/AIDS – a radical approach

In many western countries, in recent years, boys have been much criticised for being antiintellectual, emotionally illiterate, uncommunicative, antisocial and delinquent – characteristics that have been identified as marking them out as different from girls. (see eg.

‘Without the luxury of time’: AIDS, Representation and the Birth of Rights-based AIDS Activism in the 1980s

On the August 4th 2003 Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) activists marched on the

first South African AIDS Conference. The singing and toyi-toying demonstrators

reached the court-yard next to the entrance to the conference’s venue, Durban’s

Letter from Esther to Phyllis Naidoo

Letter from Esther to Phyllis Naidoo

Letter from Eleanor to Phyllis Naidoo

Letter from Eleanor to Phyllis Naidoo

Letter from Elaine to Phyllis Naidoo

Letter from Elaine to Phyllis Naidoo

Meat dish

Carved from a light wood with a handle on the side and black pattern.

Letter from Phyllis Naidoo to Edi and Norman

Letter from Phyllis Naidoo to Edi and Norman

Letter to Dennis from Phyllis Naidoo

Letter to Dennis from Phyllis Naidoo

Letter from Ebby to Phyllis Naidoo

Letter from Ebby to Phyllis Naidoo

Letter from Chris to Phyllis Naidoo

Letters from Chris to Phyllis Naidoo

Letters from Attorneys, Chocklingum and David

Legal letters from Chocklingum and David

Letter to Sue - Phyllis Naidoo Collection

Letter to Sue - Phyllis Naidoo Collection

Letter from Monroe T Gilmour to Mr bert Reimer

Letter from Monroe T Gilmour to Bert Reimer

Letter from Ben, Des, Jo-ann and Michael to Phyllis Naidoo

Letter from Ben, Des, Jo-ann and Michael

Letter from Asel Keiffenheim

Letter from Asel Keiffenheim to Phyllis Naidoo

“A Long Illness”: Towards a History of NGO, Government and Medical discourse around AIDS policy-making in South Africa

This thesis will aim to set out a critical history of AIDS policy-making: using the records of the Family Planning Association of South Africa; the University ofthe Witwatersrand’s Centre for Health Policy and Women’s Health Project; late and post-apartheid government policy documents; relevant a

Letter from Wendy Simmons to Phyllis Naidoo

Letter from Wendy Simmons to Phyllis Naidoo

Letters of Tony Moloi and Phyllis Naidoo

Letters of Tony Moloi and Phyllis Naidoo

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