Silence in Literature

Mak Manaka

Maakomele R. Manaka is a Soweto-born poet with a strong artistic heritage. Mak, as he is widely known, has published two collections of poetry, and his writings have appeared in literary journals and newspapers around the country. He has performed internationally, including at the inauguration of former president Thabo Mbeki and for the late Nelson Mandela.

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