Photographer Zanele Muholi’s new book of portraits gives visual voice to the plight of ‘queer’ black women.
Customers’ commitment, through Amazon Anonymous, to spend elsewhere now adds up to more than £2.5m.
Award-winning author Ursula le Guin speaks out against greedy publishers
Award-winning debut is a powerful meditation on class, gender, identity and imperial expansionism.
Nick Mulgrew sat down with Masande Ntshanga to discuss one of this year’s most startling novels, 'The Reactive’.
Three new books explore the topic of conflict and how it has shaped the world as we know it.
'The Journal Of A South African Zombie Apocalypse' tells the story of courage, devotion and self-sacrifice, writes Pat Schwartz.
Light is shed on the keepers of secrets.
Moving, memorable novel explores the life of ANC soldiers in exile and their return to SA shortly before Mandela’s release.
It’s Robin Hobb in John le Carré’s territory, in the spy truism and the paralysing miasma of memories.
Ubuntu is a central idea in post-apartheid South Africa, but scholars disagree on whether it informs the Constitution or undermines it.
Described as the coffee-table book “every little black girl” should own, ‘Dark Girls’ celebrates dark-skinned women.
Author Paulo Coelho, famous for his books on spiritual themes, speaks about his new book 'Adultery', and why passion is more exciting than happiness.
The Hoshi prize hopes stories created by artificial intelligences (AIs) will soon go up against those written by humans in the competition.
The acclaimed artist offers an intriguing insight into some of the observations and unsettling realities that define his work methodologies.
A look at a series of books by two authors who mission onto the streets of Johannesburg to discover the vibrancy that makes the city a home for many.
Pro and amateur writers are dusting off old plots, sprucing up characters and polishing book settings in readiness for National Novel Writing Month.
The highs, the lows, the in-betweens: they are all there in Imraan Coovadia's astonishing novel.
Ivan Vladislavic shoots the breeze with Geoff Dyer in a conversation that ranges from pulp fiction to urban identity.