278pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2018
A collection of non-fiction writings, including public lectures, essays and media articles on the art of writing, identity and belonging, human rights, and abuses of power.
Zakes Mda is Emeritus Professor of English at Ohio University and Extraordinary Professor of English at the University of the Western Cape. His novels include Ways of Dying, The Heart of Redness, The Madonna of Excelsior and Little Suns.
J.U. Jacobs is Emeritus Professor and Senior Research Associate at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. He is the co-editor of Ways of Writing: critical essays on Zakes Mda and author of Diaspora and Identity in South African Fiction.