Zoo City (book)

 
Lauren Beukes's 'Zoo City' comes to life in the urban jungle
Lauren Beukes's 'Zoo City' comes to life in the urban jungle
In her book Zoo City, Lauren Beukes's characters explore a grimy, dystopian Johannesburg. Through magical-realism and "animalled"...
City meets celluloid
City meets celluloid
Film rights to Lauren Beukes's award-winning novel Zoo City have been awarded to local producer Helena Spring.
Dark city
Dark city
There is a naked man writhing and hissing in a dirty puddle on the concrete floor beneath a barbed wire mesh ceiling. The gathered crowd watch...
Behind all the monkey business
Behind all the monkey business
Stories about the developing world are fast becoming flavour of the month for speculative fiction but it has been 14 years since a writer from a...
Modest prize for prestigious writing award
Modest prize for prestigious writing award
South African author Lauren Beukes will receive exactly £2011, the same figure as the current year, after winning the prestigious Arthur C Clarke...
Science fiction's Very Big Deal
Science fiction's Very Big Deal
Author Lauren Beukes recently won the prestigious Arthur C Clarke Award for her novel Zoo City. She is the first South African winner of...

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