The artifact, which scientists think is about 73,000 years old, predates the oldest previously known human drawings from Europe by about 30,000 years.
A new book assembles 255 letters, both heartbreaking and inspiring, by the former South African president and civil rights activist, who spent more than 27 years in jail.
The pioneer of South African jazz came to the forefront of the country’s music in the 1950s as a member of the Jazz Epistles, gaining international fame after moving to the United States in 1960.
He received acclaim while living in the United States; when he returned to South Africa after the fall of apartheid, he was welcomed as a hero.
Newly discovered photographs by the Nobel-winning novelist reveal a South African adolescence shaped by art and apartheid.
The journalist and novelist’s moral center of gravity was located in the country he left at age 20. His 1946 novel, “Mine Boy,” drew global attention.
The host of “The Daily Show” on his childhood in apartheid-era South Africa and getting comfortable in Jon Stewart’s chair.
Kemang Wa Lehulere’s work can seem very abstract, but a closer look reveals allusive, layered references to his own personal history and that of his country.
“A Man of Good Hope,” a new musical drama opening in London from the South African Isango Ensemble, tells the story of a Somalian migrant.