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Sitting Pretty: White Afrikaans Women in Postapartheid South Africa
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Binding: Softcover
ISBN: 978 1 86914 376 3
Width: 150
Height: 230


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At the opening of South Africa’s first democratic parliament in 1994, newly elected president Nelson Mandela issued a clarion call to an unlikely group: white Afrikaans women, who during apartheid occupied the ambivalent position of being both oppressor and oppressed. He conjured the memory of poet Ingrid Jonker as ‘both an Afrikaner and an African’ who ‘instructs that our endeavours must be about the liberation of the woman, the emancipation of the man and the liberty of the child’.

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