Michiel Heyns

michiel heyns

An ex-lecturer in English at Stellenbosch University, Michiel Heyns has published several novels, including Children’s Day (2002), Bodies Politic (2008) which was the winner of the Herman Charles Bosman Award, Invisible Furies (2012) and A Sportful Malice (2014). He won the English Academy’s Sol Plaatje Award for Translating (2008) as well as the South African Translators’ Institute Award for a Literary Translation for his translation of Agaat. His most recent novel, was published in 2017.


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