Kwanele Sosibo

Critic

South Africa

Kwanele Sosibo studied journalism at Durban's ML Sultan Technikon before working at Independent Newspapers from 2000 to 2003. In 2005, he joined the Mail & Guardian's internship programme and later worked as a reporter at the paper between 2006 and 2008, before working as a researcher. He was the inaugural Eugene Saldanha Fellow in 2011.

The Woman Next Door

Date: 05 May 2016 Category: Books
7.0 Rating
Yewande Omotoso’s second novel, The Woman Next Door, has just come out. But instead of basking in the sunlight of accomplishment, she is busy disentangling her third work, tentatively titled Sleeping Not Dreaming. Omotoso, a Johannesburg-based architect, says Sleeping Not Dreaming is about what she likes to think of as an exploded family. “I wanted to deal with motherhood. We don’t have a lot of room for robust ideas about what mothers a ...