The BBC travelled all the way to the Edinburgh Festival to meet the South African writer S.J. Naudé for an interview. Having to travel all the way to South Africa would have taken much more time. Naudé talks about his work, especially his latest publication about the cold war and the world of apartheid in … Continue reading MEET THE WRITERS SJ Naudé
In this article you will find Commendatio given by Bibi Burger at the occasion of awarding the writer S.J. Naudé for his book ‘Die derde spoel’. It was not the first time that Naudé has been awarded this UJ literary prize.
The University of Johannesburg has made known the names of the winners of the prizes that it awards every year. One prize for a debut and one other prize. The debut prize has been given to a collection of poetry, written by Jolyn Phillips. The other one goes to .. Just go to this article … Continue reading Wenners van die 2018 UJ-pryse bekend!
Always wanted to meet a writer from Africa (or from South Africa)? Here is an opportunity for this writer has descended on the shores of the isle of England. Here you will find his schedule of travels and talks and short stories. It is mainly London and a quick journey to Oxford.
Later this month two South African writers will take part in a short story festival in London (United Kingdom). They are Henrietta Rose-Innes and S.J. Naudé.
The work of translation is a work of art. You travel back and forth from one world to another. One world you are familiar with, the other less so. Naudé writes about translating his own work. He writes about his fading grasp of his Afrikaner-language-memory. He writes about the changes in the languages he used … Continue reading from afrikaans to english