Authors

Brexit, climate, racism: the Frankfurt book fair in quotes

The Frankfurt book festival allowed star authors to give their opinion on the current state of the world

When love conquers

A family with everything money can buy, but beneath the surface their lives are seriously damaged

All are one at Ubuntu.Lab

Through guided conversations at Ubuntu.Lab, people can take off their masks in a safe and sacred space

‘Radical chic’ author Tom Wolfe dies at 88

The American author and journalist was known for his association with New Journalism, a style of news writing developed in the 1960s and 1970s

Tjieng Tjang Tjerries: The characters that inhabited my life and wrote my stories

Author Jolyn Phillips on her debut collection of short fiction, her ideal reader and her inspirations.

The crux of great horror writing

It took Sarah Lotz just 30 pages to convince Hodder & Stoughton to make her an offer she didn't refuse: a world-rights deal for her novel The Three.

Henning Mankell: Paradise is a fiction of compromise

The author of the best-selling "Wallander" detective series reflects on his dual roles as writer and activist.

Iain Banks: The future isn’t what it used to be

Gwen Ansell reflects on the culture shock a great writer leaves in his wake .

Aminatta Forna: Intimate acts of betrayal

Aminatta Forna tells Maya Jaggi that Africa scares the West, but that there’s as much reason to be scared in Croatia as in Sierra Leone.

Author’s notes: MD Villiers

"I want readers to cry, laugh, think and feel"

Women writers come out tops on Granta’s list

Granta has released its 2013 list of the 20 most promising young British novelists under 40 and for the first time there is a majority of women.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Truth is no stranger to fiction

The parts of her work that people tell her are unbelievable are those that are most closely based on real events.

Press Releases

Upskill yourself to land your dream job in 2020

If you received admission to an IIE Higher Certificate qualification, once you have graduated, you can articulate to an IIE Diploma and then IIE Bachelor's degree at IIE Rosebank College.

South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.

KZN teacher educators jet off to Columbia University

A group of academics were selected as participants of the programme focused on PhD completion, mobility, supervision capacity development and the generation of high-impact research.

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

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Is your tertiary institution accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.