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Kingdom of Rain

An interview with Rustum Kozain. The following conversation took place on 31 July 2015 at Rustum Kozain’s flat in Tamboerskloof, Cape Town. Prior to my arrival, Rustum had prepared a chicken balti with cabbage according to a recipe from Birmingham, … Continue reading

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Found poem. I always suspected the city was a falsification I arrived too late I bought it from a street vendor in Naples I cannot find the title I cannot remember I can still adjust the devotional picture so your … Continue reading

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White Papers, Necessary Noises

The Strange and Surprizing Adventures of Jeremy Cronin. Paper delivered at Craft Wars: Comparative Perspectives on Poetry ’74 | University of Cape Town, 19 September 2014. Jeremy Cronin, Deputy General Secretary of the South African Communist Party, MP and poet, describes … Continue reading

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Two Reviews

Between a Howl and a Whine. Review of Letter to South Africa: Poets Calling the State to Order, (Cape Town: Umuzi, 2011). SLiPnet (Stellenbosch Literary Project). Elegy on trial: Writing the African Resistance Movement. Review of Hugh Lewin, Stones Against the Mirror: Friendship in the Time of the … Continue reading

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