Tag Archives: Krog

tongval

‘n Ander Tongval

Saam met Country of My Skull en Begging to Be Black vorm ‘n Ander Tongval ‘n tipe trilogie, drie afsonderlike werke wat die Suid-Afrikaanse samelewing bestudeer en bespreek. Krog het ‘n ongelooflike vermoe om dinge raak te sien en uit te lig, en wys op […]

Begging to Be Black

Begging to Be Black

Having just finished Country of My Skull, I decided to next read Antjie Krog’s Begging to Be Black. This later book takes a much more philosophical tone, and guides us through Krog’s struggle to, as a a white South African, identify and understand the essential […]

Country of My Skull

Country of My Skull

As preparation for our next book club book, Antjie Krog’s ‘n Ander Tongval (A Change of Tongue in English), I decided it was a good opportunity to read her two other non-fiction books as well. Country of My Skull tells of Krog’s experiences being in […]