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Toni Morrison, 1931—2019, RIP

Toni Morrison, celebrated novelist and Nobel Laureate, has died, aged eighty-eight. Morrison passed away at the Montefiore Medical Center in…

The Johannesburg Review of Books Vol. 3, Issue 8

Wamuwi Mbao • Panashe Chigumadzi • Makhosazana Xaba • Lesley Nneka Arimah • Niq Mhlongo • Elinor Sisulu • Victor…



New poetry by Rethabile Masilo—‘For Peter Horn (1934–2019)’

The Johannesburg Review of Books presents a previously unpublished poem by Rethabile Masilo.   For Peter Horn (1934—2019) We howled into…

Harry Kalmer, 1956—2019, RIP

Celebrated novelist and playwright Harry Kalmer has died, at the age of sixty-two. Kalmer passed away on 26 July 2019,…

Moses Mtileni, 1983—2019, RIP

Writer and publisher Moses Nzama Khaizen Mtileni has died, at the age of thirty-six. Mtileni was shot and fatally wounded…

The Johannesburg Review of Books Vol. 3, Issue 7

Jacob Dlamini • Lauren Beukes • Mphuthumi Ntabeni • Wamuwi Mbao • Zanta Nkumane • TC Farren • Siphiwe Gloria…