South Africa

  title={South Africa},
  author={Crystal Warren},
  journal={The Journal of Commonwealth Literature},
  pages={659 - 692}
  • C. Warren
  • Published 1 December 2010
  • Art
  • The Journal of Commonwealth Literature
2009 saw an opening up of the literary scene, with many new authors getting into print. More plays than usual were published, and fiction continued to flourish. There has been a continuation of the growth of crime fiction and an expanding area of more popular or accessible fiction, from chick lit to humour to mainstream fiction. South African works have been nominated for literary awards in many countries, and the wide range of criticism shows an ongoing international interest. Within South… 
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