BICKFORD-SMITH, Vivian. British, b. 1955. Genres: Area studies, Third World, History. Career: Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa, assistant lecturer in history, 1980-81; University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, temporary lecturer, 1982-87, lecturer, 1987-95, senior lecturer in history, 1995-. Publications: (ed. with Elizabeth van Heyningen) The Waterfront, 1994; Ethnic Pride and Racial Prejudice in Victorian Cape Town, 1995; Cape Town, 1996. Contributor to books. Address: Department of History, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch 7700, Cape Town, Republic of South Africa.