Mphuthumi Ntabeni

Mphuthumi Ntabeni

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THIS MOURNABLE BODY_Book Review

I often have a problem with 'big issues' novels who derive their themes from the cacophony of the crowd. Not that I'm against novels that tackle pressing issues of the times. But often

ASHES OF MEMORY

Bronwyn Davids, who used to write for the Cape Times and Cape Argus during what she calls an era of "apartheid's death watch" (from 1988 to 1992) has written a book that is

READING CONTEMPORARY FICTION WRITERS

For the last three years or so I deliberately read more female fiction writers. I've now decided to go back into a more balanced reading, adding more male fictional writers also. I asked

A SOLEMN DAY OF REMEMBRANCE TO amaMFENGU

The 14th May is a solemn day of remembrance for my people, amaMfengu, when our tribe was scattered from the banks of Thukela (Tugela) River on the foothills of Ukhahlamba (Drakensberg) Mountains to