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For this unique and impressive anthology, some of South Africa 's top storytellers were invited to interpret the theme of touch. The result is a scintillating collection of twenty-two stories about all kinds of human interaction. There are tales of love lost, and of newfound intimacy. Some describe encounters with strangers, others explore family relationships. Most deal w ...more
Hardcover, 226 pages
Published April 15th 2010 by Zebra Press
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Karina Magdalena Szczurek was in Jelenia Góra, Poland, Karina lived in Austria, the United States, and Wales, before finding a home in South Africa. Her doctoral thesis was published as Truer than Fiction: Nadine Gordimer Writing Post-Apartheid South Africa (2008). She is the editor of Touch: Stories of Contact (2009), Encounters with André Brink (2010), Contrary: Critical Responses to the Novels ...more
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