Singing Away the Hunger: The Autobiography of an African Woman

A compelling and unique autobiography by an African woman with little formal education, less privilege, and almost no experience of books or writing Mpho s voice is a voice almost never heard in literature or history, a voice from within the struggle of ordinary African women to negotiate a world

The Mountain School

The Kingdom of Lesotho is a mountainous enclave in southern Africa, and like mountain zones throughout the world it is isolated, steeped in tradition, and home to few outsiders The people, known as Basotho, are respected in the area as the only tribe never to be defeated by European colonizers n nG

The Anti-Politics Machine: "Development," Depoliticization, and Bureaucratic Power in Lesotho

Development, it is generally assumed, is good and necessary, and in its name the West has intervened, implementing all manner of projects in the impoverished regions of the world When these projects fail, as they do with astonishing regularity, they nonetheless produce a host of regular and unackno

In a Strange Room

A young man takes three journeys, through Greece, India and Africa He travels lightly, simply To those who travel with him and those whom he meets on the way including a handsome, enigmatic stranger, a group of careless backpackers and a woman on the edge he is the Follower, the Lover and the

Rogue Eagle

Wolraad Steyn, his palms sweating, clasped and unclasped the hand that would plunge the dagger His father noticed this and frowned They were standing apart from the other dark suited and solemn men gathered there in that farmhouse n nHe who betrays the Brotherhood nwill be destroyed by the Broth