Bram Fischer was Afrikaner royalty, but in forging his own identity he showed that it was possible for Afrikaners to reject apartheid while claiming their tribe. He was a man of courage and integrity, and a play of his life is telling his important story to a new generation. We cannot forget our history, says the playwright.
When choosing who to treat while under fire, Doctors Without Borders medics make life-altering decisions every day. Now the organisation asks if ordinary South Africans can handle those decisions, and to support the heroes who do.
In an age of celebrity chefs, Jenny Morris was the first South African to have her own show on the Food Network television channel. About her passion for food, she says: "It's a love affair in the true sense of the word, one that employs all the senses." And she encourages everyone to have a bite.
Jewellery artist Kevin Friedman believes that if something "has beauty, it deserves to exist". He finds the beauty in the ordinary, then embellishes it with the sparkle of diamonds, to the coveted acclaim of the luxury goods market and his fellow artists.