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Lost and Found in Johannesburg
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Mark Gevisser
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

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Lost and Found in Johannesburg
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Mark Gevisser
Categories: Jewish gay men
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02 - Publisher:

As a boy growing up in 1970s Johannesburg Mark Gevisser would play 'Dispatcher', a game that involved sitting in his father's parked car (or in the study) and sending imaginary couriers on routes across the city, mapped out from Holmden's Register of Johannesburg. As the imaginary fleet made its way
Lost and Found in Johannesburg
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Mark Gevisser
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-06 - Publisher: Granta Books

As a boy growing up in 1970s Johannesburg Mark Gevisser would play 'Dispatcher', a game that involved sitting in his father's parked car (or in the study) and sending imaginary couriers on routes across the city, mapped out from Holmden's Register of Johannesburg. As the imaginary fleet made its way
Dispatcher
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Mark Gevisser
Categories: Authors, South African
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

This is a story of dispossession, a meditation on place, home and identity, as well as a deeply personal account of the social ills of South Africa and the triumph of its people.
How I Lost My Mother
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Leslie Swartz
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-01 - Publisher: Wits University Press

How I Lost My Mother is a deeply felt account of the relationship between a mother and son, and an exploration of what care for the dying means in contemporary society The book is emotionally complex – funny, sad and angry – but above all, heartfelt and honest. It speaks