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Of Mermaids and Freeloaders

In the fourth episode, Kelly Smith talks to Mia Arderne and Phumlani Pikoli, who have both written dynamic, playful novels that engage with contemporary South Africa in distinctive ways.

This podcast is brought to you by our sponsor, the Heinrich Boell Foundation.  Our producer is Andri Burnett.

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One response to “Of Mermaids and Freeloaders”

  1. Dave de Burgh says:

    That was a great listen, thank you, everyone. 🙂 Looking forward to reading the books!

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