• Lament in the aesthetic 

      Mahokoto, Marlene S. (Pieter de Waal Neethling Trust, 2019)
      The aim of this essay is to look at the function of lament in the aesthetic. The concept of lament cannot be looked at in isolation because what we experience emotionally influences our life in all its facets. Our understanding ...
    • Revisiting the social and religious value of humour 

      Cloete, Anita Louisa (Pieter de Waal Neethling Trust, 2019)
      The aim of the article is to revisit and reintroduce the social and religious significance of humour. The chapter will examine humour as a complex human action by focusing on the function thereof in everyday life. The ...
    • Seeing, sighing, signing : contours of a vulnerable homiletic 

      Cilliers, Johan (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Theology, 2017)
      In this article the many in-between spaces of paradox that characterise the society of South Africa, up to this day, are seen as liminal breeding grounds for what could be called a vulnerable homiletic. Three key concepts ...