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In a recent episode of The Simpsons, entitled "The Princess…

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Chinua Achebe and Ben Okri Feature on The Simpsons

 
In a recent episode of The Simpsons, entitled "The Princess Guide", a Nigerian princess comes to Springfield, and shares some of her favourite Nigerian literature …

Ilse Salzwedel het onlangs met die skrywer van My groot…

Potgooi: Pat Stamatélos gesels oor My groot vet Griekse egskeiding en haar liefde vir Afrikaans

Ilse Salzwedel het onlangs met die skrywer van My groot vet Griekse egskeiding, Pat Stamatélos, op RSG se Skrywers en Boeke-program gesels.

Stamatélos het hierdie maand …

Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor, author of How to Marry a Politician and…

Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor Describes the Difference Between Plumbers and Authors

Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor, author of How to Marry a Politician and Survive, recently wrote a column for MB Life about the agonising process of writing a …

Social media law expert Emma Sadleir, who almost became a…

I'd be Happy if Every 12-year-old Read My Book: Emma Sadleir, Author of Don't Film Yourself Having Sex

Social media law expert Emma Sadleir, who almost became a household name fielding Twitter questions on DStv's Oscar Pistorius channel, chatted to Memeburn about the …

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