HALF ART: Ghostly presences in haunted terrain

BD Live | Chris Thurman:

The bell has rung; ECPGNC and KGG are going into no-holds-barred combat for another round. Lest you should think that these are acronyms for two underground cage fighters, let me explain. The Eastern Cape Provincial Geographic Names Committee (ECPGNC) has, for some years, been lobbying to have the city of Grahamstown renamed. In the opposite corner, equally tenacious, is the Keep Grahamstown Grahamstown (KGG) campaign… Read more

Image: The ruins of the Dimbaza Border Industrial Park. Built in the 1970s as a source of cheap labour for industrialists (and ostensibly employment for Ciskei Homeland citizens). This industrial zone collapsed after 1994. (2013) Picture: Supplied