Cape Town Calling: From Mandela to Theroux on the Mother City
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.
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JM Coetzee fails to get into a good school
Nelson Mandela misplaces his spectacles on the Grand Parade
Jonathan Kaplan faces arrest at St. George's Cathedral
Paul Theroux meets a fellow pessimist at Cape Point
Jonny Steinberg is revolted by prison food
Joseph Lelyveld joins Crossroads residents singing hymns
Richard Rive walks with ghosts in District Six
Rian Malan haggles for snoek in Kalk Bay
Pieter-Dirk Uys attends a fake wedding on Greenmarket Square
Edwin Cameron climbs Table Mountain with the help of antiretrovirals
Judy Kibinge parties in Long Street
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