Beyond Borders Bookclub

Deirdre Yelverton

Deirdre Yelverton – 31st January 2019

Bosman by Herman Charles These slyly simple stories of the unforgiving South African Transvaal reveal a little-described world of Afrikaner life in the late 19th Century. Leading oral tradition by the hand into a territory all his own, Bosman maps a world at once lucid and layered, distant yet powerfully familiar.