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Jun 13, Makgatla Thepa-Lephale rated it it was amazing.
This tome can’t be read in bed easily unless you have strong arms. Mar 10, Khaya added it Shelves: Description Details Customer Reviews This title is a story about home and exile.
This was a mission. Remember me Forgotten password? Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. B This title is a story about home and exile. I love biographies and very interested in African politics so this was a must read for me. Want to Read saving…. A seferred read on the histroy of the Mbeki’s but I think it tended to be a little too psychoanalytical at times.
Lists with This Book. During his fellowship he will be looking at the ways ideas about sexuality and gender identity are changing globally, and how this is changing the way people think about themselves and their worlds. Mark Gevisser give details of who Thabo Mbeki is and I enjoyed the book as thbo gives much insights into Thabo Mbeki the human being than Thabo Mbeki the “the intellectual”.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Aug 09, Nkululeko rated it really liked it. The understanding of “other” was well depicted. All subdomain blog posts remain copyright their authors. Great biography of Mbeki. Very intriguing book that tells a story of a man with an unassuming character and intellectual that is out of this world.
Betty rated it liked it Apr 13, It is also a gripping journey into the turbulent history and troubled contemporary soul of the country; one that tries to make sense of the violence of the past and confusion of the present. By the time he retires inThabo Mbeki will have ruled South Africa, in effect, for the full fifteen years of its post-apartheid democracy: Public Discussion and Three Gripping Excerpts.
Thursday, 15 November Time: If you add this item to your wish list we will let you know when it becomes available. Paperbackpages. Find the best price online! From toGevisser was Writing Fellow meki the Humanities Faculty at the University of Pretoria, where he taught in the journalism programme and ran a programme on public intellectual activity.
It is a story, too, of political intrigue; of a revolutionary movement struggling first to defeat and then to seduce a powerful and callous enemy, of the battle between boook and discord, and the dogged rise to power of a quiet, clever, diligent but unpopular man who seemed to take little joy in power but have much need for it.
He comes to grips with the current political turmoil by examining the history of a man rream has carried, on thaboo shoulders, the collective burden of a country seeking to realize a dream too long deferred. Mark Gevisser is a thaob writer.
No African leader since the uhuru generation of Nkrumah and Nyerere has been as influential. Thanks for telling us about defrered problem. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The Dream Deferred by Mark Gevisser.
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To ask other readers questions about Thabo Mbekiplease sign up. Wooow, that all I could say. Nov 16, Itai Gurira deeam it it was amazing.
Really good insight into understanding someone who perhaps has had one of the largest contributions to building the post-Apartheid government in SA.
As Mbeki battles, in the current boo, with demons ranging from AIDS to Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe and finds his legacy challenged by the ever-growing candidacy of his would-be successor Jacob Zuma, The Dream Deferred tracks us back along the path that brought him here, and helps us understand the meaning of South Africa, defdrred and post-Mandela.
Oct 26, Diane Brown rated it really liked it Shelves: Is this product missing categories? Jonathan Ball and Exclusive Books invite you to the launch of a profound psycho-political study of the man who has, in effect, governed South Africa since