100 Papers : A Collection of Prose Poems and Flash Fiction
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    These short shorts (most only one to two pages or less) are slices of South African life with the warts left on. Many involve broken families; some describe mental illness; several include explicit sexuality, mostly between women.

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    A womb of time
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    The anthology by Zama Madinana, a Johannesburg-based performer, poet and writer, mirrors the incongruous aesthetics of the black man.

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    Africa Ablaze !Poems and Prose Pieces of War and Civil Conflict
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    The poems and prose pieces in this compelling collection illustrate the enduring narrative of war and civil conflict in Africa.Africa Ablaze 'is an incredibly important poetry anthology .It is a powerful work of art and history, and is very moving.

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    Africa! My Africa! An anthology of poems
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    Patricia Schonstein’s personal selection brings together a wide, rich range of poems all held together by a simple yet deep honesty.

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    Al Die Lieflike Dade – Charl-Pierre Naudé
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    Charl-Pierre Naudé demonstrates that poetry problematises generally accepted truths, estranging it so that it may be experienced anew. In Naudé’s poetry the strangeness is important. Strange spaces are set foot upon to rediscover the known, by looking in from the outside as it were.

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    Beyond – touch
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    Arja Salafranca’s new poetry collection offers portraits of people on trains in England, as well as recounting the experience of being a stranger in Spain, where she was born.

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    BILAKHULU! Longer poems
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    Vonani Bila’s voice in Bilakhulu! is as buoyant and direct as ever; his emotional range is broad, incorporating humour and lament. These seven narrative poems, ranging from 3 to 35 pages in length, are grounded in the poet’s family and village, at the same time making visible the wider forces that impinge on rural life.

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    Book of Songs – Shabbir Banoobhai
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    Written over a month of fasting and inspired by the poetry of Rumi, these poems are all, ultimately, songs of love.

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    Botsotso 17
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    A multi-lingual journal of new writing – poetry, short fiction, essays, reviews – and visual art. This edition contains the work of over 60 poets and writers from all over the country and expresses the range of themes and styles that are being explored in contemporary South African writing.  A photographic essay on jazz musicians by Moshe Sekete and sketches by Ahmed Patel provide visual content.

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    Botsotso :Contemporary South African Culture
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    Contemporary South African literary journal carrying poetry, fiction, essays and graphics. 90% English, 10% southern African languages. Botsotso is a grouping of poets, writers and artists who wish to both create art as well as to generate the means for its public exposure and appreciation.

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    Broken Parts and Healing Love
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    90 mystical poems about love, loss, heartbreak, survival, femininity and a whole lot more from a contemporary poet with a unique voice and writing style

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    Closer Than That
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    Gail Dendy’s new collection, Closer Than That, is full of delicate observations about the human condition, as are many anthologies, but these poems are crafted with the utmost skill and imbued with the musical soul of a dancer.

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