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Book Launch: Burning at Hole in the Page by Robin Malan at Lobby Books

Invitation to the launch of Burning a Hole in the Page by Robin Malan

Burning a Hole in the Page: A reader's guide to 70 South African writersRobin Malan and His Raffle Winnings!Shuter is proud to invite you to the launch of Burning a Hole in the Page: A reader’s guide to 70 South African writers by Robin Malan. Please note the change in venue to Lobby Books at the Idasa premises in Cape Town.

About the book

In these pages, readers will find intriguing anecdote and new information about writers to further whet their appetite for deeper exploration. This alphabetical guide offers a brief biography of each writer, a selected bibliography, a sample of their writing, and some comment on the writers and their work.

Author/Compiler, Robin Malan has spent his working life teaching English. He is the compiler of various well-known anthologies of poems, plays and short stories. He is the Chairperson of the South African national section of IBBY, the International Board on Books for Young People. In 2001, he was awarded the Molteno Medal for Lifetime Service to Literature.

Event Details

  • Date: Thursday, 08 April 2010
  • Time: 6:30 PM for 7:00 PM
  • Venue: Lobby Books,
    Idasa Building, Ground Floor
    6 Spin Street, Cape Town
  • RSVP: Victoria Paine,

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