Ruhan Fourie

Ruhan is PhD candidate currently focusing on the role of the church in Afrikaner nationalism, specifically researching the relationship of the Dutch Reformed Church in anti-communist rhetoric. He obtained his BA degree in Political Science and History at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (2014), after which he continued his honours (2015, cum laude) and master's studies (2017, cum laude) at Stellenbosch University, researching the formative years of Afrikaner dissident Beyers Naudé.

Public engagement

Contributor for Die Student on Netwerk24, a primarily Afrikaanse platform for student voices, where he writes on history and historical perceptions.


Twitter: @ruhanfourie