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[The JRB Daily] 2018 Man Booker International Prize shortlist announced

The shortlist for this year’s Man Booker International Prize has been announced. The Man Booker International celebrates the finest global…

Two new poems by Sarah Johnson

The Johannesburg Review of Books presents previously unpublished poetry by Sarah Johnson.   Sixth sense Over a decade, your nerves…

[The JRB Daily] 2018 Barry Ronge Fiction Prize longlist announced

The 2018 Sunday Times Literary Awards longlists have been announced! The awards celebrate the best of South African non-fiction and…

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, 1936–2018, RIP

Nomzamo Winifred Zanyiwe Madikizela-Mandela, the iconic, controversial South African activist known as ‘the Mother of the Nation’ and, more simply, as…

[The JRB Daily] Man Booker International Prize longlist announced

The longlist has been revealed for the 2018 Man Booker International Prize. The Man Booker International celebrates the finest global…