Historical Trauma and Transformation
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Professor Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela

Dr. Samantha van Schalkwyk

Dr. Melike Fourie

Landi Meiring

Dr Kim Wale​ 

Dr Buhle Zuma

Dr Marietjie Oelofsen

Dr Emery Kalema


Prof. Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela

Books

Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (Ed.) (Forthcoming October 2018). History, Trauma and Shame: Engaging the Past through Second Generation Dialogue. London: Routledge. 

Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (Ed.) (2016). Breaking Intergenerational Cycles of Repetition: A Global Dialogue on Historical Trauma and Memory. Cologne and Leverkusen, Germany: Budrich Academic Press. [Link]

Van Schalkwyk, S. & Gobodo-Madikizela[E1] , P. (Eds.) (2016). A Reflexive Inquiry into Gender Research: Towards a New Paradigm of Knowledge Production and Exploring New Frontiers of Gender Research in Southern Africa. Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. [Link]

Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2016). What Does it Mean to be Human After Historical Trauma: Re-envisioning the Holocaust and Why Hannah Arendt Was Wrong (Extended Essay).  Uppsala: Uppsala University. [Link]

Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2014). Dare We Hope: Facing Our Past to Find a New Future. Cape Town: Tafelberg. [Link]

 

Book Chapters

Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2017). Forgiveness is 'the wrong word': Empathic Repair and the Potential for Human Connection in the Aftermath of Historical Trauma. In M. Lerner & C. Schliesser (eds.), Alternative Approaches in Conflict Resolution (pp. 111-124). Cham: Switzerland. [Link]

Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2017). Intersubjectivity and embodiment: Exploring the role of the maternal in the language of forgiveness and reconciliation. In Norlock K.J. (ed.), The Moral Psychology of Forgiveness (pp. 1-15). London: Rowman & Littlefield. [Link]

Fourie M. M., Subramoney, S., Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2017). A less attractive feature of empathy: Intergroup empathy bias. In Makiko Kondo (Ed.). Empathy: An Evidence-based Interdisciplinary Perspective. InTech, OpenScience.

Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2016). Psychoanalysis and Reconciliation. In A. Elliot & J. Prager (Eds.), Routledge Handbook of Psychoanalysis in the Social Sciences and Humanities. New York: Routledge. [Link]

Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2016). Introduction: Breaking Intergenerational Cycles of Repetition. In P. Gobodo-Madikizela (ed.), Breaking Intergenerational Cycles of Repetition: A Global Dialogue on Historical Trauma (pp. 1-11). Cologne and Leverkusen, Germany: Budrich Academic Press. [Link]

Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2016). Interrupting Cycles of Repetition: Creating Spaces for Dialogue, Facing and Mourning the Past. In P. Gobodo-Madikizela (Ed.) Breaking Intergenerational Cycles of Repetition: A Global Dialogue on Historical Trauma and Memory (pp. 113-134). Cologne and Leverkusen, Germany: Budrich Academic Press. [Link]

Van Schalkwyk, S. & Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2015). Introduction. In S. van Schalkwyk and P. Gobodo-Madikizela (eds.), A Reflexive Inquiry into Gender Research: Towards a New Paradigm of Knowledge Production & Exploring New Frontiers of Gender Research in Southern Africa (pp. xi-xxxv). Cambridge Scholars Publishing: United Kingdom. [Link]

Van Schalkwyk, S. Boonzaier, F. & Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2015). Woman abuse in South Africa: Reflecting on the complexity of women's decisions to leave abusive men. In S. van Schalkwyk and P. Gobodo-Madikizela (eds.), A Reflexive Inquiry into Gender Research: Towards a New Paradigm of Knowledge Production & Exploring New Frontiers of Gender Research in Southern Africa (pp. 47-67). Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. [Link]

 

Journal Publications

Githaiga, J. N., Gobodo-Madikizela, P., & Wahl, W. P. (2017). 'They dug up wounds': University of the Free State students' experiences of transformation and integration in campus residences. Race Ethnicity and Education, 1-18. doi: 10.1080/13613324.2017.1376633. Link  

Fourie, M.M., Stein, D.J., Solms, M., Gobodo-Madikizela, P., & Decety, J. (2017). Empathy and moral emotions in post-apartheid South-Africa: An fMRI investigation. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 1-12. doi: 10.1093/scan/nsx019. [Link]

Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2016). What Does It Mean to be Human in the Aftermath of Mass Trauma and Violence? Towards the Horizon of an Ethics of Care. Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics, 36(2), 64-91. [Link]

Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2015). Psychological Repair: The Intersubjective Dialogue of Remorse and Forgiveness in the Aftermath of Gross Human Rights Violations. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 63, 1085-1123. [Link]

Gobodo-Madikizela, P., Fish, J., & Shefer, T. (2014). Gendered Violence: Continuities and Transformation in the Aftermath of Conflict in Africa. Signs:Journal of Women and Culture in Society, 40(1). [Link]

Safier, R. & Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2014). Conversation between Ruth Safier and Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela on Remembering the past: Nostalgia, traumatic memory and the legacy of apartheid. Peace and Conflict:Journal of Peace Psychology, 20(7), 95-9

[Link]

Locher, S.C., Barenblatt, L., Fourie, M.M., Stein, D.J., & Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2014). Empathy and childhood maltreatment: A mixed-methods investigation. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry, 26(2), 97-110. [Link]

Van Schalkwyk, S., Boonzaier, F., & Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2014). Selves in contradiction: Power and powerlessness in South African shelter residents' narratives of leaving abusive heterosexual relationships. Feminism & Psychology, 24(3), 314-331. [Link]

 

 Dr Kim Wale​

Books

Wale, K. (2016). South Africa's Struggle to Remember: Contested memories of squatter resistance in the Western Cape. London: Routledge. [Link]

Chapters

Wale, K. (2017). Performing and resisting the post-TRC 'trauma-drama': Survivors narratives of past and present violence in South Africa. In M, Swart, & van Marle, K. (eds.) The Limits of Transition: The South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission Twenty Years On (pp. 121-146). Brill | Nijhoff: The Netherlands.

Foster, D. & Wale, K. (2017). Contact and reconciliation. In Lefko-Everett, K., Govender, J. & Foster, D. (eds.) Rethinking Reconciliation: Evidence from South Africa (pp. 69-85). Cape Town: HSRC Press.

 

Journal Publications

Wale K. (2016). Falling through the cracks of South Africa's liberation struggle: Comrades counter-memories of squatter resistance in the 1980s. Journal of Southern African Studies42(6), 1193-1206. [Link]

 

Dr Samantha Van Schalkwyk

Books

Van Schalkwyk, S. (Forthcoming July 2018). Narrative Landscapes of Female Sexuality in Africa: Collective Stories of Trauma and Transition. Palgrave Macmillan.

Van Schalkwyk, S. & Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (Eds.) (2015). A Reflexive Inquiry into Gender Research: Towards a New Paradigm of Knowledge Production & Exploring New Frontiers of Gender Research in Southern Africa. Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. [Link] 

 

Chapters

Van Schalkwyk, S. & Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2015). Introduction. In S. van Schalkwyk and P. Gobodo-Madikizela (eds.), A Reflexive Inquiry into Gender Research: Towards a New Paradigm of Knowledge Production & Exploring New Frontiers of Gender Research in Southern Africa (pp. xi-xxxv). C Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. [Link]

 

Journal Publications

Van Schalkwyk, S. Boonzaier, F. & Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2015). Woman abuse in South Africa: Reflecting on the complexity of women's decisions to leave abusive men. In S. van Schalkwyk and P. Gobodo-Madikizela (eds.), A Reflexive Inquiry into Gender Research: Towards a New Paradigm of Knowledge Production & Exploring New Frontiers of Gender Research in Southern Africa, 47-67. Cambridge Scholars Publishing: United Kingdom. [Link]

Van Schalkwyk, S., Boonzaier, F., & Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2014). Selves in contradiction: Power and powerlessness in South African shelter residents' narratives of leaving abusive heterosexual relationships. Feminism & Psychology, 24(3), 314-331. [Link]

 

Dr Melike Fourie

Chapters

Benjamin, L. & Fourie, M.M. (in press, 2018). The intergenerational effects of mass trauma in sculpting new perpetrators. In Z. Goldberg & S. Knittel (Eds.), Routledge Handbook of Perpetrator Studies. Routledge.

 

Fourie, M.M., Subramoney, S., & Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2017). A less attractive feature of empathy: Intergroup empathy bias. In Makiko Kondo (Ed.), Empathy¾An Evidence-based Interdisciplinary Perspective. InTech. ISBN 978-953-51-5420-4

 

Journal Publications

Fourie, M.M., Stein, D.J., Solms, M., Gobodo-Madikizela, P., & Decety, J. (2017). Empathy and moral emotions in post-apartheid South-Africa: An fMRI investigation. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.[Link]

Fourie, M.M., Thomas, K.G.F., Amodio, D.M., Warton, C.M.R., & Meintjes, E.M. (2014). Neural correlates of experienced moral emotion: An fMRI investigation of emotion in response to prejudice feedback. Social Neuroscience, 9, 203-218. [Link]

Locher, S.C., Barenblatt, L., Fourie, M.M., Stein, D.J., & Gobodo-Madikizela, P. (2014). Empathy and childhood maltreatment: A mixed-methods investigation. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry, 26(2), 97-110. [Link]

Meiring, L., Subramoney, S., Thomas, K.G.F., Decety, J., & Fourie, M.M. (2014). Empathy and helping: Effects of racial group membership and cognitive load. South AfricanJournal of Psychology, 44(4), 426-438. [Link]

 

Dr Emery Kalema

Journal Publications

Kalema, E. (Forthcoming 2018). 'The Mulele “Rebellion," Congolese Political Regimes, and the Politics of Forgetting. Cahiers d'Etudes Africaines. 

 

Landi Meiring  

Journal Publications

Meiring, L., Subramoney, S., Thomas, K.G.F., Decety, J., & Fourie, M.M. (2014). Empathy and helping: Effects of racial group membership and cognitive load. South AfricanJournal of Psychology, 44(4), 426-438. [Link]

 

Dr Marietjie Oelofsen

Oelofsen, M. (2017). Book review: Dobson, Andrew. Listening for Democracy – Recognition, Representation, Reconciliation. Oxford University Press, 2014. Journal of Public Deliberation, 13(2). [Link]

 

Malila, V., & Oelofsen, M. (2016). Young citizens in South Africa: A paradox of engagement with politics and the media. Journal of African Media Studies, 8 (2), 187-203. doi: 10.1386/jams.8.2.187_1. [Link]

 

Oelofsen, M. (2014). Book review: Levine, Peter. We are the ones we have been waiting for, Oxford University Press, 2013. Higher Education Exchange (2014), 80-84. [Link]

 

Dr Buhle Zuma

Chapters

Tredoux, C., Durrheim, K., Dixon, J., & Zuma, B. (2017). Inter-racial Contact among University and School Youth in Post-apartheid South Africa. In A, Ruthland., D, Nesdale & C, Spears Brown. (Eds.). The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Group Process in Children and Adolescents (pp. 393-415). Wiley-Blackwell. doi: 10.1002/9781118773123.ch19

Burns, J., Jobson, J., & Zuma, B. (2016). Youth identity, belonging and citizenship: Strengthening our democratic future. In A, De Lannoy., S, Swartz., L, Lake., & Smith, C. (Eds).  The South African Child Gauge 2015. Children's Institute: University of Cape Town. [Link]


Journal Publications

Zuma, B. (2017, May 8). Abandonment. The Literary Yard. [Link]

Zuma, B. (2014). Contact theory and the concept of prejudice: Metaphysical and moral explorations and an epistemological question. Theory & Psychology, 24(1), 40-57. [Link]