Capturing Manenberg: Love in a time of violence

01 May 2016 - 02:00 By Sarah Stacke

Photographer Sarah Stacke has been documenting the residents of Manenberg for five years. As her exhibition opens in Cape Town, she tells us about her admiration for this place, infamous as one of South Africa's most violent areas, and its ordinary people'In this place, you can't ask 'why?'" says Debby Lottering, 26, of her hometown, Manenberg.

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