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Here is a recent selection of newspaper, magazine and journal articles Mark has written:

To be black and gay in Soweto
Guardian.co.uk, April 2011


What makes us South African? - Opinion
Mail & Guardian, October 2010


We did it, we showed the world

The Guardian, July 2010


A joyous burden
Mail & Guardian, June 2010


South Africa's World Cup Moment
The New York Times, June 2010

I want to imagine the SA of my dreams
Times Live, May 2010


Human Rights vs Homophobia: Who is winning Africa's cultural wars
Open Society Institute of South Africa, June 20 2013


Ang Ladlad party brings beauty parlours and gay pageants out to vote in Philippines
The Guardian , May 12 2013


South Africa's 'Marikana Moment'
The Nation, September 19 2012


Towards a progressive culture
Mail & Guardian, March 16 2012


South Africa leads United Nations on gay rights
Mail & Guardian, March 9 2012


The Truth vs The State
Sunday Times Review, December 4 2011


The Truth vs The State
Times LIVE, December 2011


Going Back to My Routes: Finding a Way to Call Johannesburg Home
Mail & Guardian, September 23-29 2011


Africa needs its judiciary to underpin social progress
Guardian.co.uk, August 2011


A journey into nostalgia
Sunday Times, July 2011


Granta 114: Edenvale

The South African women living in fear of rape
Guardian.co.uk, May 2011


"Figures & Fictions" - South African photography
at the V&A

Guardian.co.uk, April 2011


A Just Defiance by Peter Harris - review
Guardian.co.uk, April 2011


To be black and gay in Soweto
Mail & Guardian, March 2011


Stories 1952-2007 by Nadine Gordimer
The Guardian, December 2010


What makes us South African? - Opinion
Mail & Guardian, October 2010


We did it, we showed the world

The Guardian, July 2010


Young Mandela by David James Smith
Guardian.co.uk, July 2010


A joyous burden
Mail & Guardian, June 2010


South Africa's World Cup Moment
The New York Times, June 2010


Homosexuality and the battle for Africa’s soul
Mail & Guardian, June 2010


He wore his alienation on his sleeve
Mail & Guardian, May 2010


I want to imagine the SA of my dreams
Times Live, May 2010


South African Angst
The New York Times, September 2009


 


Affairs of the heart
Mail & Guardian, August 2009
[PDF]

Castigated and celebrated
Times Live, August 2009


Lives: South African Rites
New York Times Magazine, July 2009
[PDF]

A man with two tribes
Times Live, July 2009


Why I didn't vote ANC
Prospect Magazine, May 2009
[PDF]

Why I won't give ANC my vote
The Star, April 2009
[PDF]

Judging Zuma
The Wall Street Journal, April 2009


South Africa: beyond a one-party state
Guardian.co.uk, April 2009


Jacob Zuma, South Africa's unsavory next president
LA Times, April 2009


How Zuma became Mbeki
Mail & Guardian, April 2009


All Things Considered
National Public Radio, September 2008


Telling no lies, claiming no easy victories?
Business Day, September 2008


Kingmakers Turn On Their Creation
Sunday Independent, September 2008


Why Mbeki Went For The Arms Deal
Sunday Independent, August 2008


A Tycoon and his Conscience
New York Times, July 2008


No fairy-tale ending for us
Times Live, June 2008


Mbeki and Mugabe
The Wall Street Journal, June 2008


Mugabe's good son
Mail & Guardian, April 2008


South Africa Grows Up
New York Times, December 2007


For a manic-depressive nation it's euphoric victory or hellish despair
Sunday Times, December 2007


The roots of power
Sunday Times, December 2007


The Dispossessed
New York Times, June 2007

As Zimbabwe Goes...
The Nation, March 2002

AIDS: The New Apartheid
The Nation, April 2001


Under Rock, in a Hard Place
New York Times Magazine, March 2000


Strange Bedfellows: Mandela, de Klerk, and the New South Africa
Foreign Affairs, January 2000


Black and White Together at Warmbaths Primary
New York Times Magazine, July 1997
[PDF]

Modern Romance
Vogue, August 1997
[PDF]

Truth and Consequences in the Post-Apartheid Theatre
Theatre
, March 1995
[PDF]

Race Against Hope in South Africa
The Nation, May 1994
[PDF]

Beyond the Pale
Village Voice
[PDF]

   
 
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