The department of arts and culture has launched a controversial campaign to mark Women’s Month, asking people to take photos of themselves wearing a traditional doek (headscarf), and post them to Twitter with the hashtag #WearADoek. Some people embraced it, others were appalled at the idea.
Nathi is a 3rd year graphic design student studying at the Durban University of Technology. He lives in Mayville, Durban and has a disability called ‘Micropthalmia’ – the underdevelopment of the eye, which causes visual impairment. His love for art and cartoons has always kept him going and looking beyond his disability.