by Compiled by Robin Malan - £10.95 New Africa Books (2007)
paperback ISBN 13: 9780864866967 | ISBN 10: 0864866968
Robin Malan's selection of stories about and from South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland and Mozambique since 1960, is a vibrant collection, chosen to reflect lived experience of these places in these times u surely the most exciting and most productive period in the history of Southern Africa and its literature.
The collection includes stories by Nobel Prize winner Nadine Gordimer, Achmat Dangor, Zoe Wicomb, Doris Lessing, Sindiwe Magona and Richard Rive.
Being Here was first published in 1994 and has become a firm favourite of teachers and students. This new edition also contains updated teaching suggestions and new points for discussion.
(Price & availability last checked: August 2018)
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