martin sehlapelo on a peek inside

Robben Island and poetry do not seem to be likely bedfellows. 

The harshness of Robben Island and its many memories show a dark side of life. On the other hand poetry has a light side as well.

Martin Sehlapo spent time at Robben Island and he wrote poetry.

Here you find an interview with him. 

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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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