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Carving Out the South African Novel

  Novelist Thando Mgqolozana (30) is often quoted in his interviews as saying that his favourite book of all time is Joseph Diescho’s Troubled Waters, a story set in Namibia in 1974 when the country was under the control of apartheid South Africa. The temptation is, of course, to search for traces of Diescho in […]