Rhodes Alumni win at BASA Arts Journ Awards
On 6 July 2014 the Business and Arts South Africa (BASA) Arts Journalism Awards were held in Grahamstown in association with the National Arts Festival. This year six of the winners were Rhodes JMS graduates in the different categories; features, reviews, news and photography.
Thabo Mbeki’s mother could live in the plushest granny flat in the country. But she doesn’t. She lives in a rural Transkei village near Dutywa. She lives there because she wants to. And because, as long as there’s work to be done there, she feels she has to.