Sindiwe Magona

Born in the village of Gungululu, Sindiwe Magona is one of many internationally prominent South African writers whose work is informed by her experience of impoverishment, anti-feminism, and life a domestic worker. She traversed South Africa's racially defined socio-cultural-economic spaces while simultaneously being a mother, wife and community leader. These interlaced themes and realities are pronounced throughout her acclaimed literary career.