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The overlooked literary landscape

The debate sparked by Thando Mgqolozana draws attention to all kinds of absences in our society, writes Mary Corrigall.

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Literary Festival: Where abnormal is normal

The Franschhoek Literary Festival is what it is – a show performed for the amusement of the rich white people, writes Siphiwo Mahala.

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Hot property and the cold truth

Taylor Swift and sexy. Words you wouldn’t generally find in the same sentence. Much like Maxim and feminism.

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The overlooked literary landscape
May 25 2015 at 07:14

The debate sparked by Thando Mgqolozana draws attention to all kinds of absences in our society, writes Mary Corrigall.

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Literary Festival: Where abnormal is normal
May 24 2015 at 03:43

The Franschhoek Literary Festival is what it is – a show performed for the amusement of the rich white people, writes Siphiwo Mahala.

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Hot property and the cold truth
May 22 2015 at 09:09

Taylor Swift and sexy. Words you wouldn’t generally find in the same sentence. Much like Maxim and feminism.

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On TV, reality is just an illusion
May 15 2015 at 11:31

Drama, drama, drama! It’s the word that best characterises the week that was in Television Land – and I don’t mean of the scripted variety either!

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For womb the royal bell tolls
May 8 2015 at 11:41

Curses on Kate Middleton.

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Band of brothers no more
April 24 2015 at 11:07

Be still the beating hearts of pubescent girls the world over!

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Art will out: creativity at work
March 20 2015 at 11:25

The arts are dying. Or, for the more fatalistically inclined, the arts as we once knew them are all but dead.

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Kelly Khumalo: lady is a vamp
March 6 2015 at 10:55

Forget Katch it With Khanyi. With frenemy Kelly Khumalo, producers would do well to make a spin-off show.

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50 ways to leave your lover
February 27 2015 at 11:06

It’s the pervading theme of the week: adultery, infidelity, betrayal or – in good ol’ fashioned speak – cheating.

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Talk turkey, or you’re on the menu
February 20 2015 at 10:54

‘The end of an era” is how some are describing it.

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