Langelihle Nyuswa

Her research focuses on the unrest that unfolded in parts of Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal in July 2021, looking specifically at the events in Vosloorus, Gauteng. Masego has experience as a news reporter for an online publication covering stories with a human rights focus.

Masego Mafata

Her research focuses on the unrest that unfolded in parts of Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal in July 2021, looking specifically at the events in Vosloorus, Gauteng. Masego has experience as a news reporter for an online publication covering stories with a human rights focus.

Lindiwe Malindi

Lindiwe Malindi is a PhD student based in the Department of Sociology at Wits. She is interested in questions of subjectivity and relationality, futurity, labour/work, language and political organisation.

Karl von Holdt

Karl von Holdt is a professor at the Society Work and Politics Institute. His current research interests include popular politics, movements, violence, the political economy of corruption, geopolitics and social theory.

Tasneem Essop

Tasneem Essop is a researcher at SWOP, where she has been based since 2017. She works on the Popular Politics programme where she has conducted research on community protests as well as electoral politics. Her broader interests include political organisations, social movements and popular politics.

Langelihle Nwusywa

Langelihle Nyuswa is a Labour, economic and development sociology masters student at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, where she currently resides. She was born and raised in Durban, KZN where she completed her BA Industrial sociology degree and BA sociology honours at the University of Zululand.

Masego Mafata

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