Urban One: South African Short Fiction (Paperback)

by Dave Chislett

Format: Paperback 112 pages

Not in stock

Usually despatched in 2-3 weeks

£9.99

Add to basket

Urban One is a cutting-edge anthology that captures current South African popular culture. Seen more as moments in the lives of 15 to 30 year-old South Africans than a collection of short stories, the works send out a message that to be young and alive in post-apartheid South Africa is to participate in a freshly emerging, uniquely coloured and vibrant cultural experience. The feel is more Martin Amis than Andre Brink, Irvin Welsh than JM Coetzee. From a cross-section of young South African writers these stories present an immediate vision of life in urban South Africa.

Book details

Published
01/06/2002

Publisher
David Philip, Publishers

ISBN
9780864865182


Other books by this author See all titles

The prices displayed are for website purchases only, and may differ to the prices in Waterstones shops.