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Migrants: Unexpected guests trapped in time and space
Migrants: Unexpected guests trapped in time and space
Parts of the Western world are gripped by a crisis of strangers. Men, women and children – collectively we describe them as civilians, citizens and...
Picaresque with closure
Picaresque with closure
One Hundred Years of Solitude is a masterpiece because it is an episodic novel that has a rigorous form – an unprecedented combination. From the very beginning we know the town of Macondo will endure only a century, so there is a limit to the length of the narrative....
African writing blurs into 'world' literature
African writing blurs into 'world' literature
It is timely to reflect on the past, present and possible future of African literature. We need to do so in ways that are neither sentimental nor...
Skip the small talk
Skip the small talk
SMALL THINGS by Nthikeng Mohlele (UKZN Press)
Write to us
Write to us
We'll be publishing a new letters section focusing on health issues from time to time.
Bard of the Gulag
Bard of the Gulag
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, who has died aged 89, was a prolific novelist and memoirist, whose life's work, in the best traditions of Russian literature, transcended the realm of pure letters. He was a moral and spiritual leader, whose books were noted as much for their ethical dimension as...

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