Shaun de Waal has worked at the Mail & Guardian since 1989. He was literary editor from 1991 to 2006 and chief film critic for 15 years.He is now editor-at-large.Recent publications include Exposure: Queer Fiction; 25 Years of the Mail & Guardian; and Not the Movie of the Week.
"We just keep demonising her. Look how well it worked for JZ in his rape trial - that woman’s never been seen again. Demonise! Demonise!"
How it went avo-shaped: Shaun de Vaal continues to detail his exploits as a spy in the recent big bash in Turkey.
We’ve all heard about the big Turkey wedding involving a certain Indian family. Our spy sneaks into the chaos.
The interactions with the convicts were a highlight of the occasion. They seemed to be in very high spirits.
Martin Legassick, expelled from the ANC, was acclaimed as one of the leading thinkers of the South African left.
Not 27 questions, as some other figures of authority face, but a mere 15 for the former president.
Shaun de Waal looks at TV shows that had us hooked with cliffhangers and plot twists.
If all whites had left and their wealth divided among the poor, poverty would hardly have been dented, says Haffajee in What if There Were No Whites?
A quick guide through everything Star Wars
Cartoonist Zapiro, who has just released his 20th annual collection, talks about making caricatures and how famous faces can mutate