Janet Heard

About Janet Heard

Janet Heard

Janet Heard is a 2010 Nieman Fellow for Journalism at Harvard University. You can read her blog at http://www.janetheard.blogspot.com/. She is based at Independent Newspapers in Cape Town, South Africa.

Nelson Mandela, 1918 – 2013

By December 5, 2013

Students at the Melpark Primary School in Johannesburg sing “Happy Birthday” as they celebrate former president Nelson Mandela’s 95th birthday. Photo by Denis Farrell/The Associated Press Nelson Mandela, the … Read more