I WANT TO SEE THE SUN RISE, a South African story of exile and fatherhood

: Shakong (S.)

R 200.00
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208pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2019.


In his autobiography Sam Shakong relates his experience of growing up in rural South Africa, his initiation into politics in Alexandra township, exile in New York, his time in Botswana and Zambia, and his eventual return to a democratic South Africa. He also writes about his special relationship with his daughter.

"An amazing journey, an insight into the worlds that make up exile life." Niq Mhlongo, author of Way Back Home