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Cape Town Calling: From Mandela to Theroux on the Mother City

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From Paul Theroux and Peter Moore to Jonny Steinberg, JM Coetzee, Jonathan Kaplan, Nelson Mandela, Mamphela Ramphele, Tom Eaton, Breyten Breytenbach, Pieter-Dirk Uys and Gabeba Baderoon: Discover Cape Town with top contemporary authors both well-loved locals and international travel writers. Selected and with an introduction by Justin Fox.Read how .JM Coetzee fails to get ...more
Paperback, 231 pages
Published April 30th 2010 by Tafelberg
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Very interesting collection. However, I expected a collection that would place Cape Town in a good light. I encountered a collection of stories that focused more on the shady, underside of Cape Town. Rather disappointing I must say
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Fox is a travel writer, novelist and photographer based in Cape Town, South Africa. He is a former editor at large of Getaway travel magazine and editor of Getaway International magazine. He was a Rhodes Scholar and received a doctorate in English literature from Oxford University after which he was a research fellow at the University of Cape Town, where he now teaches part time. His articles and ...more
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