franschhoek makes me uncomfortable

And on the story goes, sometimes with mudslinging, sometimes with sensible statements, sometimes with extrapolation, sometimes with a focus on reading a good book, by whatever kind of author. It is the story started at Franschhoek Literary Festival about attending or not attending White Literary Festivals (insert any other colour you might prefer). 

Max du Preez, not lost for words in a tricky situation, has this to say.

A Rumour of Spring

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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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