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Tjieng Tjang Tjerries: The characters that inhabited my life and wrote my stories
Tjieng Tjang Tjerries: The characters that inhabited my life and wrote my stories
Gansbaai is known as the Great White Shark capital of South Africa. Many of its human inhabitants, however, are unheralded. Tjieng Tjang...
[Video]Litfest 2014: Jane Duncan
[Video]Litfest 2014: Jane Duncan
UJ professor Jane Duncan talks about her upcoming book, 'Rise of the Securocrats’ – which examines the shifting nature of our security cluster.
[Video]Litfest 2014: Pumla Gbodo-Madikizela
[Video]Litfest 2014: Pumla Gbodo-Madikizela
UFS senior research professor Pumla Gbodo-Madikizela discusses her book 'Dare We Hope?’, in which she addresses the crisis of moral leadership in SA.
[Video]Litfest 2014: Songezo Zibi
[Video]Litfest 2014: Songezo Zibi
Business Day editor Songezo Zibi talks about his new book 'Raising the Bar’, in which he critiques South Africans and the people we’ve become.
[Video]Litfest 2014: Frans Cronje
[Video]Litfest 2014: Frans Cronje
Institute for Race Relations chief executive Frans Cronje talks about his new book 'A Time Traveller's Guide to Our Next Ten Years’.
The crux of great horror writing
The crux of great horror writing
Translation rights in 16 languages have followed, and an endorsement from Stephen King: "The Three is really wonderful, a mix of Michael...
Henning Mankell: Paradise is a fiction of compromise
Henning Mankell: Paradise is a fiction of compromise
I approached my meeting with Henning Mankell, creator of the gloomy Swedish detective Kurt Wallander and thus the man who might be said to have...
Iain Banks: The future isn’t what it used to be
Iain Banks: The future isn’t what it used to be
OBITUARY:  IAIN M BANKS 1954-2013
Aminatta Forna: Intimate acts of betrayal
Aminatta Forna: Intimate acts of betrayal
Since the break-up of Yugoslavia 20-odd years ago, Croatia’s Adriatic coastline has been a prime spot for those in search of peace. Last...
Author's notes: MD Villiers
Author's notes: MD Villiers
Describe yourself in a sentence. I’m a South African writer living in London, but still in love with Africa.
Women writers come out tops on Granta's list
Women writers come out tops on Granta's list
In 1983, Granta magazine’s list of the 20 most promising young British novelists under 40 ushered the likes of Martin Amis, Ian...
Author’s notes: Niq Mhlongo
Author’s notes: Niq Mhlongo
Describe yourself in a sentence An enigma — I’m like an algebra test that no student passes.

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