Memorializing the Former Leader
Tue December 10, 2013
W&L Politics Professor Shares Thoughts on Mandela
World leaders gathered today for Nelson Mandela’s mass memorial--- and a Washington and Lee professor has followed the events in South Africa with particular interest.
Tyler Dickovick specializes in African politics, and has done significant research on the former president’s role in erasing justice and inequality. Dickovick says Mandela’s story has significant meaning in the classroom for any student of politics or social sciences.