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Daughter Wound


Daughter Wound is a collection of 15 poems exploring a young, Black, South African woman’s negotiation of intimate relationships: sexual, familial and political. Includes ‘self-portrait in utopia’, shortlisted for the 2024 Evaristo Prize for African Poetry.

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Of Cattle and Men


‘This short sharp shock of a book brings a surprise with every new page. It’s a fresh and spirited report on how civilisation has done nothing to tame humanity’s worst instincts.’ – John Self, the Guardian

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