21 years of sa writing

In the olden days of apartheid books were banned, books that were not favoured by the government of the day.

Things have changed since 1994. But what has changed in South African writing? Who are the new changemakers in the world of writing? Or do we have to conclude that much of the old literary structure is still intact? 

Jane Rosenthal has a closer look.

SA fiction is still muddling along ... what followed after 1994 was pretty much a randomised free-for-all. (John McCann, M&G).


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