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By the time he retires inThabo Mbeki will have ruled South Africa, in effect, for the full fifteen years of its post-apartheid democracy: Drea, thought the book was necessary and helped me to understand the character of the man. Books by Mark Gevisser.

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Public Discussion and Three Gripping Excerpts. A activation email has been sent to you. Sep 11, Brian Pinnock rated it liked it. He graduated from Yale in with a degree magna cum laude in comparative literature and worked in New York as a high school teacher and writing for Village Voice and The Nation, before returning to South Africa in In the long shadow of Nelson Mandela, Thao Mbeki has attempted to forge an identity for himself as the symbol of modern Africa. It is a journey into the turbulent history of South Africa and its troubled contemporary soul.

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One of the most insightful biographies that I’ve ever read. Preview — Thabo Mbeki by Mark Gevisser. Enter your username or email address and we’ll send you reset instructions Tjabo or Email: 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. Very heavy reading both figuratively and literally.

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Betty rated it liked it Apr 13, Is this product missing categories? All book excerpts remain copyright their authors. Casts a strong light on every topic with which it engages. Great biography of Mbeki. If you add this item to your wish list we will let you know when it becomes available.

From toGevisser was Writing Fellow in the Humanities Faculty at the University of Pretoria, where he taught in the journalism programme and ran a programme on public intellectual activity.

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Remember me Forgotten password? Drezm Mbeki battles, in the current day, 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, post-apartheid and post-Mandela. Aug 09, Nkululeko rated it really liked it.


This title is a story about home and exile. Jonathan Ball and Exclusive Books invite you to the launch of a profound psycho-political study of the man who has, bolk effect, governed South Africa since Return to Book Page.

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Thabo Mbeki: The Dream Deferred

Trivia About Thabo Mbeki: Gomolemo rated it really liked it Mar 12, I kinda liked the analytic bits — i think reflections on why people are the way they are, is important in biographies. Mark Gevisser brings to life the voices and places that have made Thabo Mbeki: Gevisser works as a political analyst and public speaker; his clients have included several South African and multinational organisations and corporations.

Oct 26, Diane Brown rated it really liked it Shelves: Mbek out of stock. SinceGevisser has been involved in heritage development. Refresh and try again. Does this product have an incorrect or missing image? Find the best price online! He is a founder and associate of Trace, a heritage research deferrdd design company. BiographyEventsSouth Africa Tags: A mbeku read on the histroy of the Mbeki’s but I think it tended to be a little too psychoanalytical at times.