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  • Grows vegetables
  • Fills classrooms
  • Drills wells
  • Empowers women
  • Fights poverty

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ES'KIA MPHAHLELE was born in 1919 at Cape Location in Pretoria. As a child he was taken to the rural Mphahlele distrcit to live for several years with his parental grandfather. After completing his schooling, he entered teaching as an instrctor for the blind. His opposition to the Bantu Education Act in teh early 1950's led to his being banned from teaching, and increasingrestrctions on his life and writing led him into exile in 1957. Between 1957 and 1977 Mphahlele work in Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya, France and the USA. In 1974 he became Professor of English at the University of the Witwatersrand. Banning orders preventing publication of his works inside South Africa were lifted in 1979.

Item details

Author(s):
Es'kia Mphahlele
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0930523555
ISBN-13:
9780930523558
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Readers International

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ES'KIA MPHAHLELE was born in 1919 at Cape Location in Pretoria. As a child he was taken to the rural Mphahlele distrcit to live for several years with his parental grandfather. After completing his schooling, he entered teaching as an instrctor for the blind. His opposition to the Bantu Education Act in teh early 1950's led to his being banned from teaching, and increasingrestrctions on his life and writing led him into exile in 1957. Between 1957 and 1977 Mphahlele work in Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya, France and the USA. In 1974 he became Professor of English at the University of the Witwatersrand. Banning orders preventing publication of his works inside South Africa were lifted in 1979.

Author(s):
Es'kia Mphahlele
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0930523555
ISBN-13:
9780930523558
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Readers International

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