Books

Book Review: Chirere weaves innocence in ‘Somewhere in this Country’

In literature, children epitomise innocence and purity because of their lack of experience and will be bursting with wild ideas and untainted bright hopes for the future. ...Read More

Book Review: Neither Devil Nor Child: How Western Attitudes Are Harming Africa ... The West keeps Africa Poor and Unstable

This new book by Tom Young is polemical. It is also an out of the box book. It is also full of counter-narratives. Tom Young is a professor at the prestigious School of Oriental and African Studies of the University of London and a keen observer of African politics. ...Read More

African books in BBC stories that shaped the world

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) Culture section has compiled a list of one 100 best literature books from around the world under the title “The 100 Stories that Shaped the World”. ...Read More

‘Jazz Epistles: The Living History’ Chronicles South Africa jazz legends

Legendary bebop supergroup Jazz Epistles occupies a special place in the heart of many South Africans. The band’s ephemeral story is one that is well-known but not told often. ...Read More

‘Ways of Dying’ – an undying South African narrative

Zakes Mda, whose real name is Zanemvula Kizito Gatyeni Mda, is a South African novelist, poet and playwright, who has won major South African and British literary awards for his novels and plays. ...Read More

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