THE TRC : COMMISSIONING THE PAST

11 - 14 JUNE 1999 University of the Witwatersrand

Janet Cherry :No easy road to truth : the TRC in the Eastern Cape

Andre du Toit : Perpetrator findings as artificial event - handiness ? the TRC's contested judgments of moral and political accountability for Gross human rights violations.

Tommaso Detti & Clio's crimes. Historians, truth and the memory of the past
Marcello Flores.

Graeme Simpson : A brief evaluation of South Africa's Truth and reconciliation Commission : some lessons for societies in transition

Jeremy Cronin : A Luta Dis - Continua ? the TRC's final report and the nation building project

Deborah Posel : The TRC report : what kind of history ? what kind of truth?

Dorothy Shea : Are truth commissions just a fad ? Indicators and implications from
the South African TRC.