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Rofhiwa Maneta

Rofhiwa Maneta

    SA’s self-publishing rock stars
    SA’s self-publishing rock stars
    ‘It’s a story about friendship, hair, self-esteem and affirmation,” says Lebohang Masango, author of Mpumi’s Magic Beads, her...
    Double consciousness
    Double consciousness
    British writer Nikesh Shukla’s second novel, Meatspace, opens with an arresting line. “The first and last thing I do every day is see...
    The house that women built
    The house that women built
    A red mist ambles from the distance. It’s Oppikoppi, so it’s early October, and evening is suddening upon the festival. A bass rhythm ignites...
    You didn’t hear wrong
    You didn’t hear wrong
    George Mnguni just wants to make people laugh. “My first love has always been comedy. Everything I do — the music, parodies and skits...
    The art of darkness
    The art of darkness
    ‘I don’t know, it’s probably just the human condition. Maybe we’re all just fucking depressed,” says Charl Blignaut. He throws up his...