Tatamkhulu Afrika

  • Location: Bo-Kaap Museum
  • From: June 1, 2011
Tatamkhulu Afrika

Mogamed Fu’ad Nasif – John Carlton – Jozua Joubert – Ismail Joubert - Tatamkhulu Afrika: One man with five names, all legally adopted, tells the story of a man’s journey in search of identity, social justice and religious truth. Tatamkhulu Afrika wrote four novels, one novella and nine volumes of poetry. He won every literary prize for which his work was eligible. He served in the Union of South Africa Defense Force and Umkhonto we Sizwe. He lived as philanthropist, ascetic and founded al-Jihad, a welfare organization.

Iziko Museums, together with the National English Literary Museum and al-Jihad put together an exhibition in memory of a remarkable man.

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