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Dan Sleigh gekroon as wenner van NB-Uitgewers se Groot Afrikaanse Romanwedstryd 2015

 
Tydens 'n glansgeleentheid by Inner City Ideas Cartel in die hartjie van Kaapstad het NB-Uitgewers die wenners van die Groot Afrikaanse Romanwedstryd aangekondig:

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Kagiso Lesego Molope (This Book Betrays my Brother) has shared…

"Make No Mistake, Thando Mgqolozana is a Literary Giant"

Kagiso Lesego Molope (This Book Betrays my Brother) has shared her thoughts on the current debate around the “white literary system”, prompted by Thando Mgqolozana …

Warwick and Michèle Tarboton, the authors of A Guide to…

Excerpt: Discover the Enchanted World of Dragonflies and Damselflies with Warwick and Michèle Tarboton

Warwick and Michèle Tarboton, the authors of A Guide to the Dragonflies and Damselflies of South Africa, have shared excerpted pages from their illustrated field …

Paul Duncan, author of South African Artists at Home, was…

An Interview with Paul Duncan About Artist's Homes that Are Themselves Artworks

Paul Duncan, author of South African Artists at Home, was recently interviewed by Random Reads about his book and the artists who inspired him to …

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