Future Bodies. Preventing organ trafficking – focusing on consequences and alternatives to organ shortage. A “Health in Transition” Theme Project 2014 — 2016

Today’s society is facing a series of new challenges. With the aging of populations and growth in diabetes, heart and vascular diseases, demand for transplantation is increasing exponentially. One such challenge is how to deal with the shortage of donor organs. Another is that the human body is now, more than ever, a valuable resource … [Read more]

Dry Remains – The forensic examination of the moral content of a life

After fifty years of writing plays the forthcoming stay at STIAS will be used to make a second attempt at writing a novel. The first, now published, was Tsotsi which was written fifty years ago. The current book proposal, although ostensibly a fictional work, has deep autobiographical roots. To date it already has a title … [Read more]