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Vivian Bickford-Smith

Vivian Bickford-Smith is an extraordinary professor in the History Department at Stellenbosch University. He has published extensively in nineteenth- and twentieth-century South African history, especially in the area of urban history and social identities. His publications include three books on the history of Cape Town, Black and White in Colour: African History on Screen  and, most recently, The Emergence of the South African Metropolis: Cities and Identities in the Twentieth Century  (2016).