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2019 ELECTIONS AFTERMATH: ANALYSIS: Existential crisis of land, language and self-definition prompts FF+ growth

In her tender, recently published biography ‘Cul de Sac’, penned at the age of 95, Elsa Joubert, considered one of the greatest South African writers of her generation, reflects on the 21st Century existential crisis of Afrikaner identity, inexorably linked to land, language and a putrid history. The electoral gains of the FF+ reflect this mood of some Afrikaans speakers who hope to find a meaningful political heimat in a free South Africa....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Wednesday, 15 May