September 17, 2021
  • September 17, 2021

Sandra Lim ponders unanswered questions in ‘The Curious Thing’ poetry collection

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At the turn of the 20th century, composer Charles Ives produced a musical program piece entitled “The Unanswered Question”, in which a plaintive solo trumpet repeatedly asks “the eternal question of existence”. Each time, it is answered by a mocking quartet of atonal woodwinds whose musical phrasing becomes more and more chaotic and dissonant...

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Sight Magazine – Essay: Haiti

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September 13, 2021 DAVID ALEXANDRE Just weeks after the earthquake in Haiti, aid agencies on the ground are just beginning to face the challenges. In doing so, they must apply the lessons they should have learned from the response to the previous catastrophic earthquake in January 2010. At the end of August 2021, the...

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Be an example of Malema – Herman Mashaba – POLITICS

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ActionSA leader says Parliament’s ethics committee must sanction EFF leader is strongest possible ActionSA urges Parliament’s ethics committee to follow Malema’s example September 12, 2021 ActionSA is happy to learn that our complaint against Julius Malema to the President of the National Assembly, for his public remarks encouraging illegal immigration in January this year,...

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