South Africa

I went to South Africa as part of University of Missouri’s study abroad program. I worked on three stories, one of which was a team effort. The major story I worked on was related to the pass laws that existed under the apartheid regime.

The videos have been put here and the stories I did have been published here and here.

I used old photos from Mayibuye archives, used some photos from one of my interviewees’ book and interviewed the people using a standard DSLR.

The effects of pass laws:

The purpose of pass laws

Personal Story- recorded on a cell-phone

When the pass laws were abolished:

The second story I did was interviews of so called ‘colored’ people