getting under the skin of the new sa


The HIV situation in South Africa is pivotal in this book by the young South African writer Masande Ntshanga. In his debut novel ‘The Reactive’ he enters the world of HIV/Aids, anteretroviraldrugs  with the backdrop of Cape Town.  In this article the writer is interviewed.

post-coloniality sells


Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi rose to fame with the publication of ‘Kintu’.  In this interview very interesting issues are raised. The matter of post-colonialism, how long will this paradigm last? As if we only can be defined by what happened in the past by outside forces.  Is the northern world really interested in writing from Africa? … Continue reading post-coloniality sells