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Lady Anne: A Chronicle in Verse
Antjie Krog Add to basket
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R250.00


Lady Anne (1989) is one of Krog's most acclaimed poetry collections. In an attempt to make sense of her own existence, Krog compares her own life in the midst of a world of racial injustice to that of
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The Shadow of the Hummingbird
Athol Fugard Add to basket
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R215.00


In 'The Shadow of the Hummingbird', Fugard explores the loss of innocence and a sense of wonder at the fleeting beauty of the world. The play starts with Oupa delving through his old notebooks in search
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in a burning sea
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in a burning sea: Contemporary Afrikaans Poetry in Translation aims to address a long-standing need to introduce Afrikaans poetry to a local as well as international audience. While a number of translated
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R230.00


Antjie Krog’s readers will welcome her bold and stirring new collection of poetry, her first in 8 years. Themes such as language, memory and conscience are addressed with honesty and a remarkable intensity.
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Skinned
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Antjie Krog selects from her most recent poems and also from the poems that best represent her work from across a long career.Part One of Skinned contains poems about writing, family and love. The poems
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Boesman And Lena play
Athol Fugard Add to basket
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Set on the Swartkops madflats, just outside Port Elizabeth, the play deals with two squatters. They are on a journey with all their worldly possessions after their shack was bulldozed.


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Ingrid Jonker
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R140.00


Dubbed the South African Sylvia Plath due to the intensity of her work and the tragic course of her turbulent life, Ingrid Jonker is one of the most iconic figures in Afrikaans literature. Posthumously
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Groundwork
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R235.00


"In Rustum Kozain’s new collection, Groundwork, this leading South African poet raises his own bar way above ordinary expectations.
Kozain has intentionally retained connections with his early work
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Prizes and awards: 2013 Herman Charles Bosman prize for best literary work in English


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The New Century of South African Poetry
Various Poets, M Chapman (Compiler) Add to basket
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R190.00


The New Century of South African Poetry presents the challenges of a new millennium. From a 'post-apartheid' perspective, South Africa rejoins the world as it seeks a home. Simultaneously, it searches
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Worlds in One Country
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R120.00


Worlds in One Country is a compact, inclusive history of writing in South Africa from the nineteenth century to 1994 that crosses boundaries of language and colour, including prose, poetry and theatre.
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Footprints and Fingerprints
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R110.00


A collection of poems by renowned South African poet Lindiwe Mabuza. Footprints and Fingerprints includes a wide selection of Mabuza’s poems from a period of over thirty years.

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Black Butterflies
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R280.00


The earlier edition of translations from Ingrid’s work, Selected Poems by Jack Cope and William Plomer, is now out of print, so a new translation will be welcomed by readers. But that this new translation
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Saturday Night at the Palace
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R149.95


Saturday Night at the Palace was first performed Upstairs at the Market Theatre, Johannesburg, in 1982 and was directed by Bobby Heany. It was then staged in London at the Old Vic Theatre in 1984.
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