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Can Themba: The Legacy of a South African Writer

15 Sep

John Harold Crowe Africa University Mutare, Zimbabwe Abstract. The article seeks to explore the world of Can Themba, a foremost literary figure during the era of apartheid. Through an examination of a selection of his short stories we realise that writers often found sub- textual ways of confronting that pernicious system. This article argues that Themba […]