Peter J. Leithart

Peter J. Leithart lives in Atlanta.

Latest by Peter J. Leithart in Chronicles

  • March 1989

    A Way Out

    Discussions of the future of apartheid generally assume that South Africa must remain a homogenous "unitary state." This assumption not only presents a paralyzing dilemma (either democracy or apartheid), but also a prescription for continued social turmoil, if not outright civil war.

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  • November 1987

    States of Nature

    A renaissance of American interest in contemporary Africa has been stimulated by media blitzes on famine-ridden Ethiopia and politically volatile South Africa, and by an award- winning film about a Norwegian adulteress's African farm.

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