New Contrast operates on a subscription financial model, with a few retail outlets making copies available. Subscriptions cover the three (3) issues published in a calendar year, but you can buy a subscription at any time.


Subscriptions (Local):

R600/year (3 issues)


Subscriptions (International):

R1100/year   (3 issues)


Subscriptions (Digital):

R300/year (3 issues)

You can also buy a subscription using a credit card or via EFT. Please contact the administration manager via email.

Current and back issues can also be purchased direct from the business manager.


New Contrast can be bought from the following bookstores:


Usually in the fourth quarter of the year, all current subscribers will be sent a pro forma invoice inviting them to pay a subscription for the following year, and showing the price. Reminder letters are sent out in January/February as well.

If you would like to subscribe, let the Business Manager know via email or standard mail, and you will be sent an invoice.


New Contrast operates on a very tight budget. If you would like to donate money to secure New Contrast, please let the Editor or Business Manager know or buy a donation here: