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Nathan Trantraal wins Ingrid Jonker Prize

02 November 2015

Nathan Trantraal, with his debut Chokers en survivors (Kwela), was recently announced the winner of the Ingrid Jonker Prize 2015.

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Songeziwe Mahlangu is the winner of the 2014 Etisalat Prize for Literature

16 March 2015

For his debut novel Penumbra

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Author Focus

Niq Mhlongo

Biographical info

Niq Mhlongo was born in 1973 in Soweto. He has a BA from the University of the Witwatersrand, with majors in African Literature and Political Studies. His first...

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The Life of Worm & Other Misconceptions | Short Stories & Fiction Anthologies

Ken Barris

A collection of new and critically acclaimed stories by award-winning South African author Ken Barris. Here, Barris’s work combines everyday events with the...

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Colour Me Yellow | Biography

‘I hated being pregnant with you. I used to cry the whole day. I hated carrying you in my stomach.’  Thuli Nhlapo grew up constantly hearing these words from...

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