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“ I thought I was getting away from politics for a while. But I now realise that the vuvuzela is to these World Cup blogs what Julius Malema is to my politics columns: a noisy, but sadly unavoidable irritant. With both Malema and the vuvuzela, their importance is far overstated. Malema: South Africa's Robert Mugabe? I think not. The vuvuzela: an archetypal symbol of 'African culture?' For African civilisation's sake, I seriously hope not. Both are getting far too much airtime than they deserve. B ...more ”
“ Archie Henderson has won no awards, written no books and never played any representative sport. He was an under-11 tournament-winning tennis player as a boy, but left the game when he discovered rugby where he was one of the worst flyhalves he can remember. This did not prevent him from having opinions on most things in sport. His moment of glory came in 1970 when he predicted—correctly as it turned out—that Griquas would beat the Blue Bulls (then still the meekly named Noord-Transvaal) in the ...more ”
From modern day Adichie to classic day Achebe this group is dedicated to all fiction related to …more
[close] From modern day Adichie to classic day Achebe this group is dedicated to all fiction related to the continent of Africa.
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[close] ...May 13, 2012 to June 13, 2012... Join Daphne Olivier to discus her new historical novel,The Kennaway Woman.
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[close] My first, published, book. Welcome to the world of my imagination. You can follow me on Facebook: Kathryn Ford - author Or Twitter: @KathrynAuthor You can buy my book on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1672674077?... Or Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082HHJF2B/... Or Smashwords: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/994816 You can also find out more about me on my website: www.kathrynfordauthor.com Or my YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCu-ILxY5O6GScmktqacUKpA Thank you for reading through all of that. Happy exploring of this group. :)
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A place to discuss all the unique aspects of Deaf culture as highlighted in the thriller Silent …more
[close] A place to discuss all the unique aspects of Deaf culture as highlighted in the thriller Silent Fear (A novel inspired by true crimes) by Lance & James Morcan. This group can also be an intersection of sorts where Deaf and hearing people can engage and learn from each other.
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