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In memoriam: Enver Docratt

In memory of Enver Docratt.

Books and the Arts

In memory of Enver Docratt.

Two poems

Poems: "The trees" and "Soul food is made from black-eyed peas, says Jason".

Commonwealth Arts Festival 1965

An overview of African writing.

Inkalamu's place

Fictional story.

Les grandes dames

Nadine Gordimer and Doris Lessing occupy an enviable place in African letters of English expression.

The first Commonwealth Arts Festival

Some notes for patrons on the festival from 16th September to 2nd October 1965.

Black dice

Writings of Breyten Breytenbach.

A matter of honour

Fictional story.

Notes on two Nigerian playwrights

Notes about writers and writing.

The colonial and the metropolitan

Discussion around the meaning of Commonwealth literature and its interaction with the English tradition.

Old wall face

Fictional story.


Book reviews.

Paton's Hofmeyr

Book review of "Hofmeyr" written by Alan Paton.

The stories of two poets under the Portuguese colonial heel

The stories of these two young poets, one humiliated by surrender and the other degraded by callous injustice, are buy no means the most cruel in the Portuguese authorities' record of repression of African Nationalists.

Apartheid and the novel

Desperation and stoicism in a situation which frustrates.

The New African: Volume 2, Number 10, November 1963
Through Shakepspeare's Africa

Looking at the parallels between Shakespeare's Elizabethan world and the turbulence of urban African life.

The New African: Volume 2, Number 8, September 1963
The mob

Fictional story.


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