long story short event

It is not easy to have a literary event unhampered in South Africa. At one event a writer made known he would not attend similar festivals.

At another event (with the very same writer, o irony), the meeting was cut short by those in power at the library. The library is finished, as one of those in attendance said. 

Read more about this event with an inside and outside side to it.

Long Story Short event

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semper

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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