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Russell Grant

Russell Grant

    ‘Seding’ word stew is tough to chew
    ‘Seding’ word stew is tough to chew
    Lesego Rampolokeng’s latest novel, Bird-Monk Seding, if one can call it a novel, is a rampaging, fast-talking, spontaneous and often...
    Mulgrew lets his imagination breathe
    Mulgrew lets his imagination breathe
    THE FIRST LAW OF SADNESS by Nick Mulgrew (David Philip Publishers)
    Ncevu documents the margins with charm
    Ncevu documents the margins with charm
    I first met Masixole Ncevu (aka Macx Ncevu) when we worked as photographers in Cape Town in 2015. He was studying at the Vega School of Photography, and my first impression was of a fresh-faced and innocent student. It soon became clear that behind an almost cherubic façade lay a...
    Struggle is real: Why local acclaim eludes left-field weirdos
    Struggle is real: Why local acclaim eludes left-field weirdos
    “I’m trying to represent a young Zulu kid from the farms [who] loves electronic music, because that’s who I am. But then, in that same...