Setting Archive : South Africa

(I try to break stuff down by place and time. Doesnt always work but there you go)

Moxyland
Moxyland by Lauren Beukes

Set in a fictional, futuristic Cape Town in South Africa Moxyland is a book that I’m somewhat conflicted about. I […]

Disgrace
Disgrace by J. M. Coetzee

David Lurie lives a very contained and well-run life. He is a professor in Cape Town, mostly he lectures in […]

Zoo City
Zoo City by Lauren Beukes

Read for the Not just for Stormtroopers sci-fi challenge & for Carl’s Science Fiction Experience. Zinzi December finds lost things. […]

Tsotsi [based on book]

This traces a few days in the life of the teenage gang leader Tsotsi. When we first meet him, he […]