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A Human Being Died That Night: A South African Woman Confronts the Legacy of Apartheid

A Human Being Died That Night recounts an extraordinary dialogue Pumla Gobodo Madikizela, a psychologist who grew up in a black South African township, reflects on her interviews with Eugene de Kock, the commanding officer of state sanctioned death squads under apartheid Gobodo Madikizela met with de Kock in Pretoria s maximum security prison, where he is serving a 212 y A Human Being Died That Night recounts an extraordinary dialogue Pumla Gobodo Madikizela, a psychologist who grew up in a black South African township, reflects on her interviews with Eugene de Kock, the commanding officer of state sanctioned death squads under apartheid Gobodo Madikizela met with de Kock in Pretoria s maximum security prison, where he is serving a 212 year sentence for crimes against humanity In profoundly arresting scenes, Gobodo Madikizela conveys her struggle with contradictory internal impulses to hold him accountable and to forgive Ultimately, as she allows us to witness de Kock s extraordinary awakening of conscience, she illuminates the ways in which the encounter compelled her to redefine the value of remorse and the limits of forgiveness

Title : A Human Being Died That Night: A South African Woman Confronts the Legacy of Apartheid
Author :  Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela
Language : English
Isbn : 0618446591
Format : Paperback
Pages : 208 pages

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