On the outside looking in – Alan Lipman (Second Edition)


Colliding with Apartheid and other authorities


ISBN 978-0-620-43984-8

Paperback, 220 Pages (illustrated with black & white photographs.)

Size: 210x130x11mm

Published in 2009 by Architect Africa Publications

4 in stock

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Resist much, obey little …

Alan Lipman encountered this injuction by Walt Whitman as a student in Johannesburg, and has lived by it ever since.

Among others, it has governed his relations with authorities ranging from apartheid regime to the South African Communist Party, and informed his activities as a wartime flyer, freedom fighter, architect, sociologist, and social critic.

In this memoir, he reflects on a remarkable life spanning four continents and eight decades.

Read more on Artefacts about Alan Lipman; https://www.artefacts.co.za/main/Buildings/archframes.php?archid=2280