- Notes on Contributors
Richard Ballard is a Specialist Researcher at the Gauteng City-Region Observatory, which is a partnership between the Gauteng Provincial Government, municipal governments in Gauteng, the University of Johannesburg and the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.
MJ Daymond is Emeritus Professor in the School of Literary Studies, Media, and Creative Arts at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban.
Bill Freund is Emeritus Professor of Economic History at the University of KwaZulu-Natal where he was Head of the Department of Economic History and Development Studies at the University of Natal until 2004.
Doreen Gordon is a Lecturer in the Department of Sociology, Psychology and Social Work, University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica. She is also Research Associate of the Human Economy Programme, University of Pretoria.
Anneke le Roux wrote her Masters dissertation under the Social Change Unit at the University of Johannesburg. She is currently working in the field of sustainable agriculture, with a keen interest in monitoring and evaluation.
Rachel Matteau-Matsha is a post-doctoral research student at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. Working in the department of English Studies under supervision of Professor Lindy Stiebel, her research interests include South African literature, African literature and Indian Ocean Studies.
David Moore is Professor of Development Studies at the University of Johannesburg. In 2014 his perspectives on Zimbabwe’s 2013 elections appeared in Africa Spectrum and the Strategic Review for Southern Africa.
Vishnu Padayachee is Distinguished Professor and Derek Schrier and Cecily Cameron Chair in Development Economics in the School of Economic and Business Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand.
John Saul is Professor Emeritus, York University, Toronto, Canada and also formerly of the University of Dar-es-Salaam, Eduardo Mondlane University (Maputo), and the University of the Witwatersrand (Johannesburg).
Ben Turok was an ANC MP for 20 years. Previously he was in the 1956 Treason Trial and in prison from 1962-65. He has published 22 books about economics and politics on South Africa and Africa.