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From Apartheid to Now: Best Books on South Africa

These ten books will shed light on the complex history of South Africa, and the ways in which apartheid continues to hinder the country and its people.


Mzansi Reads: 5 of the Best Novels Set in South Africa

Learn about South Africa's rich history and culture through fiction, from the work of J.M. Coetzee to Nadine Gordimer and beyond.


Justine van der Leun on Writing We Are Not Such Things

'We Are Not Such Things' was supposed to be a history of the '93 murder of Amy Biehl in South Africa, but it quickly became something much larger.


Advantage, Ashe: A Tennis Legend’s Memoir for the U.S. Open

Arthur Ashe was instrumental in raising awareness about HIV and AIDS, but his activism against apartheid in South Africa is his primary non-tennis legacy and the main focus of his memoir, Days of Grace.


Nelson Mandela’s Life and Legacy Celebrated at Madiba, a South African Hub in Brooklyn

The life of anti-Apartheid, Nobel Prize-winning leader Nelson Mandela was celebrated last night at Madiba Restaurant in Brooklyn. Owner Mark Henegan reflects on the man for which his restaurant is named.