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The University of South Africa (Unisa) and the Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) jointly hosted the book launch of 18 titles in African languages, representing ten official languages in South Africa, at Unisa’s Main Campus on Friday, 23 May 2014. The book launch is part and parcel of the joint vision of both Unisa and PANSALB aimed at the growth and development of previously marginalised languages, with the publishing of African literature as one of the key vehicles towards meeting this objective. Read more
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Unisa to host the introduction of the African Humanities Series on Friday, 6 June 2014. Read more