LETTER: UCT’s disreputable record with art

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CHRIS Thurman’s op-ed, “Half art: visual artists paint it black as UCT rejig art displays” (April 15), underestimates the University of Cape Town’s (UCT’s) intentions over removing artwork. He appears to have partly prejudged the issue based on poor grammar and Nazi comparisons in an e-mail he received…. Read more

Image: Protests leading to the removal of Cecil John Rhodes statue at the University of Cape Town have reshaped the discourse about colonialism and race, and sparked an interrogation of transformation at the university, the writers say. Picture: Sunday Times

2018-10-23T18:14:21+00:00