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Mathabane, Mark


MATHABANE, Mark. American (born Republic of South Africa), b. 1960. Genres: Human relations/Parenting, Race relations, Third World, Women's studies and issues, Autobiography/Memoirs. Career: Writer and lecturer since 1985. Recipient, Christopher Award, 1986. Publications: Kaffir Boy: The True Story of a Black Youth's Coming of Age in Apartheid South Africa, 1986 (in U.K. as Kaffir Boy: Growing out of Apartheid, 1987); Kaffir Boy in America, 1989; (with G. Mathabane) Love in Black and White, 1992; African Women: Three Generations, 1994; Ubuntu: A Novel, 1999; (with M. Mathabane) Miriam's Song, 2000. The dust jacket and first chapter of all Mark Mathabane's books can be read at Address: 1320 NW Frazier Ct, Portland, OR 97229, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected];

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