The South African
Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Videotape Collection

at the Yale Law School Lillian Goldman Library







(This website is currently under development)

The South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission Videotape Collection features 84 episodes of news broadcasts assembled by journalist Max Du Preez, covering the history and activities of the Commission. The site features finding aids to the collection, summaries of each tape, and a short RealMedia presentation highlighting portions of several of the tapes.

To request one of the tapes, please contact the Library's Interlibrary Loan staff.

  An online finding aid and guide to using the collection.
  Brief summaries of each episode contained in the collection.
  An index of people, places, events and other items covered by the episodes.

Multimedia Presentations

Click on the icons below to view on-line videos using RealOne Player

NOTE: You will need the RealOne Player to view the presentations. Click on the link below to download

Click to veiw SMIL presentation Episode 54 "One Year Retrospective of the TRC"
Click to view student projects Confronting Past Abuses: Class Projects Spring 2004
The interactive videos you are about to see have been designed for students and researchers in mind. The RealOne player has three(3) panels containing information about the SABC TRC videotape collection. You can pause the presentation at any time to navigate the websites that appear in the bottom internet browser window. Press the play button again to continue on with the presentation.