Greg Cuthbertson

Greg Cuthbertson is chair of the department of history at the University of South Africa and coordinating editor of the South African Historical Journal.

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Writing a Wider War · Rethinking Gender, Race, and Identity in the South African War, 1899–1902
Edited by Greg Cuthbertson, Albert Grundlingh, and Mary-Lynn Suttie

A century after the South African War (1899-1902), historians are beginning to reevaluate the accepted wisdom regarding the scope of the war, its participants, and its impact. Writing a Wider War charts some of the changing historical constructions of the memorialization of suffering during the war.