Schalk van der Merwe

Lecturer of History, Stellenbosch University

Schalk van der Merwe lectures in History at Stellenbosch University and is also a session bassist who has worked with many top South African artists for over the last twenty years. He completed his PhD on popular Afrikaans music in 2015, and has recently published a book on the history of popular Afrikaans music and politics from the first recordings to the present.

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer of History, Stellenbosch University