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Reading Revolution free pdf 'Somehow, Shakespeare always seems to have something to say to us.' -Nelson Mandela. The prison authorities on the apartheid South African Robben Island were obsessed with censoring the news prisoners could receive of the outside world. Through the memories and biographical accounts written by former political inmates like Nelson Mandela, the book evocatively brings to life the power of the the written word, as well as the voices of these brilliant and courageous prisoners.

About Ashwin Desai

Ashwin Desai is a professor of sociology at the University of Johannesburg, South Africa, and is a newspaper columnist. He is the author of "Arise Ye Coolies and South Africa: Still Revolting" and "We Are the Poors: Community Struggles in Post-Apartheid South Africa."

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Author : Ashwin Desai
Publisher : Haymarket Books
Data Published : 06 May 2014
ISBN : 1608462722
EAN : 9781608462728
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 130 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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