The fifth annual M&G Literary Festival will be held at the Market Theatre in Newtown, Johannesburg, on Saturday August 30 and Sunday August 31.
Where to now for the South African writer of fiction in English? asks Leon de Kock.
Mikhael Subotzky's book collaboration with Patrick Waterhouse, showcases a visually rich and complex history of the iconic Jo'burg building.
This is an edited extract from chapter 13, 'The Ultimatum' in Dennis Cruywagen's book, Brothers in War and Peace.
A new anthology will present the top tales that have best captured South Africa's voice post-1994.
Okwiri Oduor, the special guest at the M&G Literary Festival, will be on the panels about Nadine Gordimer and the short story.
Read this edited extract from Songezo Zibi's book, Raising the Bar: Hope and Renewal in South Africa.
To Kill a Mockingbird, "the book that introduced many of us to our belief in human rights".
The M&G Literary Festival will consider Nadine Gordimer's notion 'Being here: in a particular time and place.'
In pursuit of the mysterious Chobona tribe, the author undertakes a lengthy examination of the absurdity of the concept of race.
Author Alain de Botton always seems to have something on the boil. His book with John Armstrong delves into the world of art and how it can help you.
Despite a change in rules that sparked fears Americans would dominate the prize, the final Man Booker longlist reflects a 'vintage year' of fiction.
Fans of George RR Martin's books want to know if he'll live long enough to give them an end to the series, a question he finds pretty offensive.
Art provides a rich background against which troubled familial relationships are explored in Ingrid Winterbach's novel "The Road of Excess".
"Amazon has done more to liberate readers and writers than any other entity since Gutenberg," states a petition in the war on book selling.
Breyten Breytenbach's work is celebrated in a study deserving of more context, conviction and heft.
One of the most celebrated poets of World War I was, for a short time, the toast of local society.
A hike through the rough country and the hardscrabble life of western Bosnia shows us the world through Gavrilo Princip's eyes.
The first instalment of our drug edition looks at books that are easy to get hooked on – if you're into misery, redemption and excruciating honesty.