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Politics and Photography in Apartheid South Africa. A paper by David L. Krantz

Resistance or struggle photography is a term describing the photographic documentation of conflict between oppressed and oppressor from the perspective of the subjugated. An example of this genre is explored in the context of apartheid South Africa during the 1980s through the work of a collective called Afrapix.

Art and Resistance under apartheid


The Sharpeville Massacre was one of the most important turning points in the history of South Africa. It triggered a chain of events, more


A decade by decade breakdown or significant events and exhibitions that influenced South African Protest and Resistance art more


A list of resources on this topic, including thesis, online books, links and artcles more


In this feature we examine work by artists that cover the different schools of thought more