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Angelo Fick

Angelo Fick is a resident current affairs and news analyst at eNCA.  He has twenty years’ experience teaching and researching across a variety of disciplines at universities in South Africa and Europe.  Most recently he taught critical thinking and philosophy of science in the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.

Opinion 07 Nov 2017 13:57 pm
ANGELO FICK wonders whether contemporary South Africa would be credible as a realist novel, film, or television series.
Opinion 03 Nov 2017 16:34 pm
At the end of a week that began with displays of the old South African flag, Angelo Fick considers what calls for bannings its display reveal.
Opinion 26 Oct 2017 12:30 pm
As another financial scandal breaks a day after South Africans heard government's report on the country's finances, Angelo Fick reworks a folk tale via Chaucer.
Opinion 19 Oct 2017 10:35 am
Angelo Fick suggests that we listen to and believe the many women who have spoken up about their own experiences in the #MeToo campaign.
Opinion 13 Oct 2017 15:03 pm
In the wake of the Supreme Court of Appeals judgment, Angelo Fick cautions against assuming that the end of Jacob Zuma's political career is nigh.
Opinion 12 Oct 2017 12:24 pm
In the wake of the findings of the Timol Inquest, Angelo Fick contemplates its significance for South Africa in 2017.
Opinion 06 Oct 2017 12:39 pm
In honouring the Japanese-born English writer, Angelo Fick suggests, the Swedish Academy is recognising a subtle but significant talent in Kazuo Ishiguro.
Opinion 05 Oct 2017 15:22 pm
Despite Pink Floyd's warning, Angelo Fick suggests that good teachers play an inestimably important role in the world, and they remain undervalued.
Opinion 04 Oct 2017 11:23 am
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng's Bram Fischer Memorial Lecture confronts South Africans with tough questions, Angelo Fick suggests.
Life 30 Sep 2017 17:31 pm
Themba, who had initially been buried at St Joseph's Cemetery in Swaziland, and was later interred at West Park Cemetery, has now been moved to a grave alongside his wife Anna.