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Reclaiming the L-Word reviewed in Agenda

Wonderful to see that a book published in 2011 is still being reviewed. Here’s a review in Agenda of Reclaiming the L-Word edited by Alleyn Diesel. Diesel’s effort in garnering the writing together and the creative expression that the collection includes deserves credit. She has brought together the untold stories or at least those only […]

Frankfurt revisited

I’ve had the wonderful good fortune of going to and being part of the Frankfurt Book Fair three times. This year was the first time as a trade visitor and ‘on my own’. I was lucky enough to be on the Invitation Programme in 2011 and 2012. I remember how daunting and overwhelming the Fair […]

#fbm13 — can’t wait!

The Frankfurt Book Fair or Frankfurt Buch Messe #fbm13 -starts next week, and I couldn’t be more excited. It’s like being a kid again. So many last minute things to do. Catalogues – designed and printed and collected; warm coat dry cleaned, postcards of book covers for giveaways, some forex, packing, planning each day almost […]

Team Trinity reviewed

The Open Book Festival has come and gone. Fiona Snyckers was one of the writers who was in Cape Town for this fabulous literary festival, which reminds me, Team Trinity, Fiona Snyckers’ most recent offering and published by Modjaji Books has garnered some very carroty reviews indeed. Most recently in The Witness, Stephanie Saville reviewed […]