FIVE Modjaji titles shortlisted for 2014 SALA Awards
Books LIVE (blog)
This year we have two authors who are shortlisted for the Nadine Gordimer Short Story Award, Makhosazana Xaba's collection of stories, Running & Other Stories is on the list. AND the title story in the collection was selected as one of the 20 in Twenty ...
(1971) with Hugh Masekela and the Union of South Africa; Paul Simon's Graceland: The African Concert (1987); an interview with Nadine Gordimer on Voices: Writers and Politics (1985); and a 1965 appearance by Miriam Makeba on The Hollywood Palace.
Award-Winning Poet New Creative Writing Program Director
The poet comes to BU from Bryn Mawr College, where he directed the undergraduate creative writing program and oversaw a public reading series that attracted such writers as Ian McEwen and Nobel laureates Nadine Gordimer and Derek Walcott (Hon.'93) ...
Saying goodbye to so many gifted people who left so soon
The Keene Sentinel
Let's not forget the great writers we lost as well, among them Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nadine Gordimer and Maya Angelou. Each of them brought their unique voices to the page, and taught us all important lessons, about “magical realism,” apartheid in ...