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Kaffir Boy

Kaffir Boy


by Mark Mathabane

Kaffir Boy Resources

Historical Documents

Albert Lutuli

A biography and associated speeches and other documents of the African National Congress leader that Mathabane quotes in his epigraph.

Anti-Pass Campaigns

Documents related to the anti-pass campaigns from 1912 to 1960.

Umkhonto we Sizwe

Documents and information related to the armed wing of the African National Congress.


Mark Mathabane speaks to students

Mark Mathabane encourages students not to let anything stop them from achieving their dreams.

On Suicide

Mathabane discusses his own suicide attempt at age ten.


Alexandra, South Africa

A picture of modern-day Alexandra township in South Africa.

United Nations Apartheid Photo Gallery

A gallery of photos related to the struggle against apartheid.

Mark Mathabane

Mathabane receives an honorary degree from Wittenberg University after speaking at commencement in 2006.

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