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Author Interviews

Joanne Jowell

I am Ella: A remarkable story of survival, from Auschwitz to Africa – Joanne Jowell

Updated 6 hours ago Ella Blumenthal’s story of surviving the Holocaust and building a new life in South Africa is a lesson in resilience, attitude and joy. From the... 

Marina Cantacuzino

Forgiveness: An Exploration – Marina Cantacuzino

30th May 2023 I forgive you. Three simple words behind which sits an intriguing and complex concept. These words can be used to absolve a meaningless squabble,... 

Jonny Steinberg

Winnie & Nelson: Portrait of a Marriage – Jonny Steinberg

26th May 2023 One of the most celebrated political leaders of our time, Nelson Mandela has been written about by many biographers and historians. But in one... 

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Ruth Hopkins

The Misery Merchants: Life and Death in a Private South African Prison – Ruth Hopkins

17th May 2023 Thabo Bester, ‘The Facebook Rapist’ and prison escapee, now faces criminal charges. Bester, who ran a business from jail, escaped from Mangaung... 

Ted Botha

Daisy de Melker: Hiding Among Killers in the City of Gold – Ted Botha

11th May 2023 A true crime classic about Daisy de Melker in ragtime Joburg – a city of murder, mayhem and gold. Ted Botha takes the reader into the underbelly of... 

Eve Fairbanks

The Inheritors: An Intimate Portrait of South Africa's Racial Reckoning – Eve Fairbanks

8th May 2023 A dozen years in the making, The Inheritors weaves together the stories of three ordinary South Africans over five tumultuous decades in a sweeping... 

Robert Gentle

The Scholarship Kids: Dream big, Fly high – Robert Gentle

4th May 2023 When Robert and Michael, a pair of starry-eyed twins see a Boeing 707 at an airport in the mid-1960s, it’s love at first sight. But who's going to... 

Makhosazana Xaba

A Stranger at Home by Noni Jabavu introduced by Makhosazana Xaba & Athambile Masola

2nd May 2023 Noni Jabavu was a South African writer and journalist, one of the first African women to pursue a successful literary career and the first black... 

Ndumi Hadebe

Handle Black Tax Like a Pro – Ndumi Hadebe

26th April 2023 Black tax is not so much about money as it is about boundaries: there is a mental and emotional price we pay when dealing with the complex issues... 

Kurt Ellis

Crossing the Road – Kurt Ellis

20th April 2023 SECTION27 and Blind SA, in partnership with Nal’ iBali, will launch the storybook, ‘Crossing the Road’, on April 19, ahead of the World Book and... 

Justice Malala

The Plot to Save South Africa: Chris Hani's murder and the week Nelson Mandela averted civil war – Justice Malala

20th April 2023 Johannesburg. Easter weekend. 1993. Chris Hani, the charismatic ANC leader, is shot and killed outside his home by white supremacist Janusz Waluś... 

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