Entrance to what was once the Hewat Training College (now the College of Cape Town), Thornton Road, Athlone, the home of the CHR’s Dullah Omar Centre for Critical Thought in African Humanities (DOCCTAH). DOCCTAH is a humanities hub, or node, on the Cape Flats featuring a lecture programme aimed at linking academic scholarship with publics. Photograph: Sam Longford

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