(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1993)

Document title

Townscapes, townshapes, townships : investigating experiences of urban South Africa through Black art

published at : South African geography and post-apartheid reconstruction

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)



The humanistic movement is poorly represented in South African geography. Township art offers a wealth of images to extend excursions into the black urban environment into the visual realm and to deepen the local humanistic project in general. Its evolution from a medium for descriptive social-realism towards an expression of urban consciousness prefigures and commends a more socially relevant geographical investigation of indigenous qualitative material


Thematical fascicle

published at : GeoJournal / ISSN 0343-2521 / CODEN GEOJDQ

Editor : Springer, Heidelberg - ALLEMAGNE (1977)

Millesime : 1993, vol. 30, no 1 [pp. 45-51]

Bibliographic references : 40 réf.



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17887

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