Listeners read aloud from their favourite books, essays and poems

Book lovers have shared their appreciation for the written word by reading excepts from their favourite texts.

Presenter Eusebius McKaiser opened the lines for listeners to call in and read from their most-loved pages.

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Some of the literature read during the Literature Corner includes:

  • Why Young Men: Rage, Race and the Crisis of Identity by Jamil Jivani
  • My Own Liberator: A Memoir by Dikgang Moseneke
  • Winnie Mandela We love you by Alice Walker
  • A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley
  • The Finer Flowers by Rupi Kaur
  • The Child Who Was Shot Dead By Soldiers in Nyanga Ny Ingrid Jonker
  • Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss

Also see: Why you should add 'Oliver Tambo’s Dream' and 'Black Moses' to your reading list

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