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Living Shakespeare: Dr John Kani on South Africa and Othello

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Living Shakespeare: Dr John Kani on South Africa and Othello Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Aug 2016
Shakespeare's 'Othello' still makes people uncomfortable because it tackles racism, so what was it like for John Kani who played the play's lead...

How does rugby provide a focus for South African unity?

How does rugby provide a focus for South African unity? Creative commons image Government ZA under CC-BY-ND licence under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Sep 2015
In a nation which struggles to agree on much, rugby provides common ground, says Kathryn Nel.

OpenLearn Live: 15th September 2015

OpenLearn Live: 15th September 2015 Creative commons image Guinnog under CC-BY-SA licence under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Sep 2015
From South Africa in 1990, a sign of changing times. How will.i.am is helping with the shortage of engineers. And more free learning across the day.

Thinking Allowed: Migration to London and South Africa

Thinking Allowed: Migration to London and South Africa Creative commons image Petras Gagilas under CC-BY-SA licence under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Feb 2015
This week's Thinking Allowed features The Open University's Dr Daniel Conway and looks at migration in contrasting contexts

Woolworths in the post-apartheid era

Woolworths in the post-apartheid era Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 18 Oct 2013
Can a supermarket success in a changing economic environment?

100 in 1 day – Cape Town 2012

100 in 1 day – Cape Town 2012 Copyrighted image Copyright: 100 in 1 day
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Aug 2013
A citizen-driven festival of doing in Cape Town.

The Design Cradle – Out of rural poverty

The Design Cradle – Out of rural poverty Copyrighted image Copyright: The Design Cradle
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Aug 2013
Design to deliver services in South Africa's poor rural communities.

Open Streets

Open Streets Copyrighted image Copyright: Open Streets
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 19 Aug 2013
A worldwide movement of citizens who are reclaiming their streets as public space.