Articles by Author: Godfrey Vulindlela Mona

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  1. South African national reconciliation discourse and isiXhosa written poetry: 1994–2004

    South African national reconciliation discourse and isiXhosa written poetry: 1994–2004

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    The main thesis put forward in this article is that during the first ten years of democracy in South Africa, 1994–2004, isiXhosa poetry contributed thematically to the goal of reconciliation. Furthermore, this poetry demonstrates how an aspect of culture can...
  2. The impact of the contending segregation and Africanism ideologies on isiXhosa written poetry: 1912–1934

    The impact of the contending segregation and Africanism ideologies on isiXhosa written poetry: 1912–1934

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    The central argument in this article, drawn from an interdisciplinary study, is that the isiXhosa written poetry produced between 1912 and 1934 is the terrain of a struggle between contending ideologies of Segregation and Africanism. Texts (aspects of culture) produced...
  3. Contending ideologies and Xhosa written poetry: 1948–1955

    Contending ideologies and Xhosa written poetry: 1948–1955

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    This interdisciplinary endeavour locates Xhosa written poetry (1948–1955) within the framework of the socio-politico-economic scenario in South Africa. It sets out to examine the impact of ideology on literature, by supporting the hypothesis that Xhosa written poetry of the first...
  4. Xhosa poetry (1973–1990): testimony to a cacophony of contending ideologies

    Xhosa poetry (1973–1990): testimony to a cacophony of contending ideologies

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    Central to this interdisciplinary study is the argument that the ideologies of Apartheid, Black Consciousness and the Charterism of the African National Congress, which competed during the last phase of the Apartheid epoch (1973–1990), impacted profoundly on Xhosa poetry. An...
  5. The Madikwe Forum: a comprehensive partnership for supporting governance of Botswana's HIV and AIDS response

    The Madikwe Forum: a comprehensive partnership for supporting governance of Botswana's HIV and AIDS response

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    There is a need for actors within the philanthropic sector to pursue collaborative partnerships with developing nations which could result in sustainable country-led responses to HIV and AIDS. There is also a need to evaluate the structures governing these partnerships...