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Pruimtwak en skaduboksers | Short Stories & Fiction Anthologies

Danie Marais

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To make sense of the whole virtual topsy-turvy of the 21st century, one must seek high and low. And that is exactly what the prize-winning poet and journalist, Danie Marais, has done in Pruimtwak en skaduboksers. An entertaining collection of columns, essays, toasts and post-mortems that with playful seriousness and enthusiasm explores the connection between books, pop culture and the dazed ordinary guy peering into his weekend braaivleis fire. In these pieces Marais wonders, ponders – sometimes soberly, sometimes jovially – what’s happened to rock ’n’ roll, his generation X and peripheral figures like Peter Blum. All and everything, from Darth Vader, the Simpsons, Katy Perry, Bruce Springsteen, Fokofpolisiekar, the boeremusiek legend David de Lange and The Big Lebowski to the hangers-on from the Anglo-Boer War, join their voices in a collection that makes you smile and think.

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Pruimtwak en skaduboksers | Short Stories & Fiction Anthologies


Author: Danie Marais
Category: Short Stories & Fiction Anthologies
ISBN: 9780624073277
Date Released: 06 March 2015
Price (incl. VAT): R 255.00
Format: Soft cover, 224pp

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Danie Marais


Danie Marais was born in Kimberley on May 30, 1971. He completed school in 1989 at the Menlopark High School and in 1993 he completed a B. Com. Degree with law...

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