The Angolan Writers Association has spoken again. This time it was the general secretary who spoke out. The organisation is of the opinion that there is enough literary quality in the country that can be included in the educational system of Angola. When this inclusion happens this could be boost for local writers.
Albert Schweitzer (1875 – 1965) was a famous theologian, organplayer and medical doctor. Many years of his life he spent as a medical doctor in a hospital in present day Gabon, in the village of Lambaréné. He wrote many books, some on his work in Lambaréné. On my blog you will find comments on some … Continue reading eerbied vir die lewe
Here you find some information on a collection of poetry that was published last year, but made available only this year. What is time? What does one year matter?! It is a collection of poetry written in Shona.
This time he has done it on his own. Zakes Mda writes a book for children. He has been a co-writer before, but this time he ventured on his own. Read this interview with the South African writer, but living and working in the United States of America, Zakes Mda.
She just published her novel Gelyke Kans. Now she answers ten questions on this book, why she wrote it. Santie van der Merwe saw marriages break up. Promises were made, but not kept. What happened? Why did it happen?