De Goede Hoop
De Goede Hoop ("The Good Hope") is the title of an Afrikaans cultural journal established in 1903. Founded and edited by J.H. H. (Jannie) de Waal and the first number featured a play under the pseudonym "Jannie (presumably De Waal himself).
Each issue gave prominent coverage to the amateur dramatic societies, including portraits of them in costume. The magazine became a leading feature of the second Taalstryd ("Language Struggle") for Afrikaans and was very influential in the establishment of Afrikaans Theatre throughout the country. (See Du Toit, 1988) [JH]
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