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Call for Wordsetc book reviewers

Wordsetc is looking for competent and excellent reviewers. Below is a list of books. Word count: 600 words. We don’t pay monetarily. But you get to keep the book and a get a free copy of the journal when it comes out.

If you are interested and can do this by 23 February 2012, write to with the name of the book you’d like to receive and include your name, postal address. Please note: first come, first serve.


1. Nobody Will Ever Kill Me by Mbu Maloni

2. Marginal Spaces: Reading Ivan Vladislavic edited by Gerald Gaylard

3. Missing & Murdered by Allan G. Morris

4. Stranger At Home by Ashlee Neser

5. Children of Paradise by Mbulelo Vizikhungo Mzamane

6. Becoming Worthy Ancestors: Archive, Public Deliberation and Identity in South Africa edited by Xolela Mangcu

7. An Inconvenient Youth: Julius Malema and the “new” ANC by Fiona Forde

8. A Testament Of Hope: The Autobiography of Dr Sam Motsuenyane by Dr Sam Motsuenyane

9. Mugabe And The White African by Ben Freeth

10. Things I Thought I Knew by Kathryn White

11. Belly Of Fire by Shafinaaz Hassim

12. Eish, but is it English? by Rajend Mesthrie with Jeanne Hromnik

13. Monkey Business by Mike Nicol

14. After Just Now by Gillian Schutte