Homosexuality in cameroon identity and persecution peter geschiere
Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa (1908-1982) was born in Molumong in the eastern mountains of Lesotho.
Apart from a few years spent in Johannesburg studying music at the University of the Witwatersrand Mohapeloa spent most of his life in Morija, where he worked in the Morija Printing Works and composed and trained choirs.
These texts are presented as "lenses through which to engage with South Africa's past." from the introduction With glossaries, questions and writing challenges for students. Includes writings by Oswald Mtshali, Nat Nakasa, Richard Rive, Ronny Kasrils, Sipho Sepamla, Mongane Wally Serote, and many others.
BIKO'S CHILDREN, 14 minutes Winner of the Best Documentary at the 2007 Tricontinental Film Festival.
Two young South Africans - Nkhensani, founder and creative director of the clothing label Stoned Cherrie, and Mambila, co-founder and creative director of the street brand 25hour - talk about what Steve Biko and his teachings mean to them. AMINA MY DAUGHTER, 15 minutes A coversation between a former refugee from the Congo now living in Cape Town and his teenage daughter. PAM & ASHRAF, 15 minutes An exploration of the lives of a young couple living on the Cape Flats and working for the Anti-Eviction Campaign. BRUSH, 6 minutes Portrait of an artist, Rendani, living in Limpopo Province, who uses Vhavenda culture as a theme in his painting. SEE ME HEAR ME, 10 minutes Deaf filmmaker Donovan Mulligan documents the life of Zoleka Tshotswana, born deaf and living with her mother in Nyanga township outside Cape Town. BLAKBOX SUITE, 10 minutes An exploration of the music of rap collective, Blakbox.
He "created a modern African choral idiom in tonic solfa score inspired by traditional Basotho music, jazz, western classical music and hymns.
Some of his songs have achieved classic status among choirs throughout southern Africa.
A documentary featuring two children, Aa-isha Valley, aged 9, and Hafeez Sonday, aged 15, who explain the five pillars of Islam, basic acts considered obligatory by believers: "shahada" (the Islamic creed), "salat" (daily prayers), "zakat" (almsgiving), "sawm" (fasting during the month of Ramadan), and "hajj" (pilgrimage to Mecca at least once in a lifetime).