gracefully understated stories, set during and post
apartheid, depict the lives of South African black women.
But their calm surface is illusive, violence lurks just
beneath the surface. Whether waiting for news of their
husbands, forced to yield to “the man,” coping with poverty,
suffering white patronage and mockery, or confronting sexual
abuse, the women are still able to find dignity as mothers,
daughters, students, teachers, and lovers. A moving
"The title story, 'Electric Fences,' presents a fully realized world view by this talented writer."
–Sarah Murdoch, The Toronto Star
Paperback ISBN: 978-1-927494-81-3
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eBook ISBN: 978-1-988449-01-2 (EPUB)
Publication Date: November 2016
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