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History of Classics in South Africa

Information about the History of Classical Studies in South Africa is available in the following references:

Dominik, W. J. 1992. 'Quo Vadimus? Classics at the Crossroads'. Theoria 80: 164-170.

Dominik, W. J. 1995. 'Meeting the Educational Crisis of the Post-Apartheid Era: The Classics Foundation Course at the University of Natal'. Classical Outlook 72.4: 122-125.

Dominik, W. J. 2006. 'Africa.' In Gentry, F. G. (ed.) Brill’s New Pauly. Encyclopedia of the Ancient Word: The Classical Tradition 2. Leiden. Pp. 64–68.

Dominik, W. J. 2003. 'Süd Afrika.' In Riedel, V. (ed.) Der Neue Pauly. Enzyklopädie der Antike. Rezeptions- und Wissenschaftsgeschichte Sco–Z. 15.3. Stuttgart. Pp. 342–346.

Henderson, W. J. 1989. 'South Africa: Greek and Latin Philology.' In Arighetti, G. (ed.) La filologia greca e latina nel secolo XX. Rome. Pp. 823-851.

Lambert, M. 1989. 'Classics: A Bridge between Two Worlds'. Theoria 73: 19-24.

Lambert, M. 2011. The Classics and South African Identities. London: Duckworth.

Mackay, E. A. 1986. 'Classics and the Multicultural Class.' In Blacquiere, A. (ed.) Intercultural Issues in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (Proceedings of the SAARDHE conference, Pietermaritzburg 1986). Pietermaritzburg. Pp. 176-181.

Mackay, E. A. 1999. 'Classics in South Africa: A Way Forward'. Akroterion 44: 79-90.

Matier, K. O. 1986. 'De studiis Latinis in Africa australi anglice scriptis.' In Dilke, O. and Townend, G. (edd.), Britannia Latina: Acta omnium gentium ac nationum conventus sexti Latinis litteris linguaeque fovendis. Durham. Pp. 175-79.

Scourfield, D. 1992. 'The Classics after Apartheid'. Classical Journal 88.1: 43-54.

Smuts, F. 1960. 'Classical Scholarship and the Teaching of Classics at Cape Town and Stellenbosch'. Acta Classica 3: 7-31.

Smuts, F. 1976. 'Die Klassieke in Suid-Afrika 1930-1976'. Akroterion 21.4: 11-21.

Whitaker, R. 1997. 'The Classics in South African Society--Past, Present and Future'. Acta Classica 40: 5-14.

Reports on the Classical Association of South Africa

(1958) 'A Report on the Classical Association of South Africa, 1956-1957'. in Acta Classica, 1. Cape Town: A. A. Balkema: 164-169.

(1959) 'A Report on the Classical Association of South Africa, 1957 - Jan. 1959'. in Acta Classica, 2. Cape Town: A. A. Balkema: 126-129.

(1961) 'A Report on the Classical Association of South Africa, Febr. 1959 - Febr. 1961'. in Acta Classica, 4. Cape Town : A. A. Balkema: 116-123.

Proceedings and Selected Papers of the Classical Association of South Africa 1927-1929