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Miss SA 2016 Ntandoyenkosi Kunene and Academia Thokozane Doysini,launch new Childrens book

The Former Miss South Africa Ntandoyenkosi Kunene has teamed up with PhD candidate and Lecturer Thokozane Dyosini. Together they co-authored a children’s novel titled; Cory in the Universe. The book was launched virtually in September and the content thereof has been developed for children between 9 – 15 years of age. The book seeks...

By Phumzile Mavimbela about 2 months ago

The White People Who Spied During Apartheid

In his new book, “Betrayal: The Secret Lives of Apartheid Spies”, award-winning journalist Jonathan Ancer explores why it is that spies spy. This interest, and this book, follow on the publication in 2017 of his acclaimed book, Spy. Uncovering Craig Williamson, which delved into the life and treachery of a single apartheid spy.

By Peter Vale about 1 year ago

The Most influential American Author of Her Generation, Toni Morrison’s Writing Was Radically Ambiguous

Toni Morrison, who has died aged 88, was the most influential and studied American author of her generation. Born as Chloe Wofford in Ohio in 1931, she graduated in 1953 with a B.A. in English from Howard University, a historically black college located in Washington DC. She then completed an M.A. at Cornell on the work of Virginia Woo...

By Paul Giles over 1 year ago

The Best Books By African Writers in 2019 So Far...

From evocative prose to moving memoirs and hilarious satire, we bring you some of Africa's best reads from the first half of 2019:

By Samira Sawlani over 1 year ago

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