presenting antjie krog

During the days of apartheid-politics in South Africa some writers took their pen and wrote their works, defying the winds of political convenience. They made their opinions clear. Some books and writers were banned. Some stayed, other crossed borders. What happened with Afrikaner literature in the post-apartheid days? One of the voices is the poetical … Continue reading presenting antjie krog

the death of neville pickering

His statue sits. Packed. Covered. The name of the statue is Rhodes.  He was the man of conquest and trade and submission. He gave his name to Rhodesia and scholarships and libraries. How long will his name be mentioned in the southern parts of Africa? How lonmg will his public presence left to itself? Tendai … Continue reading the death of neville pickering