Van Aggelen African Literary Agency

Richard Pithouse

Screen Shot 2016-06-03 at 9.58.58 AMDr. Richard Pithouse teaches politics at Rhodes University, where he lectures on contemporary political theory and urban studies. He writes regularly for journals and newspapers, both print and online, and his commentary is widely read.

“Richard Pithouse is one of the most elegant writers I know – also lucid, rational and egalitarian in the best possible way.” – Niren Tolsi


Writing the Decline – on the Struggle for South Africa’s Democracy