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South African literature

South African literature

An overview of the main currents in South African literature, from Olive Schreiner's depiction of life on isolated Karoo farms to more recent work...

Celebrating a century of Sol Plaatje, South Africa’s revolutionary black intellectual

South Africa's pioneering black writer, politician and polymath Sol T Plaatje was born 140 years ago this month, on 9 October 1876. This year...
Work is on track at Sol Plaatje University

Work is on track at Sol Plaatje University

Construction at the university in Kimberley is meeting its milestones and will be ready for its 2016 student intake. The central campus is part of this phase, it will encompass six of eight multi-storey buildings at an estimated cost of over R900-million.

1913 Land Act: images of loss

A wrenching photography exhibition at the Wits Art Museum vividly documents the dispossession, hardship and grief of black South Africans following the 1913 Natives Land Act.
South Africa looks back 100 years

Words: the new cool

Books are the new black, and words the new cool. South Africa's literary scene is buzzing with fresh festivals, boutique bookstores, book clubs - and specialist publications. Phakama Mbonambi, independent publisher of Wordsetc, shares the joys and pains of birthing a literary journal.

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