Kronos: Southern African Histories is an open access journal published annually by the Department of History and the Centre for Humanities Research at the University of the Western Cape. It is an accredited South African journal that aims to promote and publicise high quality historical research. The journal encourages comparative research and the work of scholars in allied disciplines, and seeks to break new ground in its integration of visuals and text.

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