The South African writer and poet Antjie Krog has received an important prize in South Africa. The Council of the South African Academy for Science and Arts has decided to give Antjie Krog the Hertzogprize for her work. The prize is for those who contributed in an important way in the fields of science, technology and the arts, and connected to that the field of the Afrikaner language. Hertzog was general J.B.M. Hertzog, he supported the use and the importance of the Afrikaner and Dutch languages.
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