THE HEART OF THE MATTER, the Gerald Kraak anthology, African perspectives on gender, social justice and sexuality

: Msimang (S.) ed.

R 260.00
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188pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2019


A collection of the short-listed entries to the anthology and award named after anti-apartheid activist Gerald Kraak (1956-2014). The Gerald Kraak Award is a joint initiative between The Other Foundation and the Jacana Literary Foundation.

Introduction by Sisonke Msimang.

Includes fiction, non-fiction and poetry from across Africa by allies of the LGBTQI+ community. The 2019 winner was OluTimehin Adegbeye (Nigeria) for her essay "Mothers and Men".