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Published: 27 March 2020

225 Pages

ISBN: 9780190754204

Bookseller Code (06)

Stitching a Whirlwind

An Anthology of Southern African Poems and Translations


42 poems by 29 African poets, side-by-side in both languages, bring you descriptions of life, love and nature, the sinking of the SS Mendi, politics, World War I and II and praise songs to great leaders. Be delighted and challenged by the treasures now accessible through the translation into English of the poetry of southern Africa.