alex la guma’s neglected legacy


Sometimes it seems to me that there was no African writing before the days of Chinua Achebe and Ngugi wa Thiong’o. They receive honours and praise. But what about the older voices? I have paid attention to Sol T. Plaatje. But what about a man like Alex la Guma (1925 – 1985)? A long forgotten writer. … Continue reading alex la guma’s neglected legacy