The Digital Archive and South African Heritage

Last week I attended a pre-proposal workshop, hosted by Digital Innovations South Africa (DISA) and the South Africa Netherlands research Programme on Alternatives in Development (SANPAD). The purpose of the workshop was to develop a proposal for a three-year long project looking at digital archives and heritage in South Africa. Participants came from the Vrije […]

Richard Turner: A life Expressed in Reason and lived in Freedom

DISA has recently launched an online archive of the writings and work of philosopher, activist and academic Rick Turner.  It is an excellent resource with links to his books, journal articles, essays, manuscripts and trial proceedings, amongst other materials.  The archive can be accessed at and has been developed by DISA Systems Administrator Colleen […]