Dennis Brutus Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Poetry Criticism)


Alvarez-Pereyre, Jacques. "The First Generation of Committed Black Poets." In The Poetry of Commitment in South Africa, Clive Wake (trans.), pp. 130-145. Heinemann Educational Books, 1984.

Provides an overview of Brutus's political activity and his commitment to the anti-apartheid movement.

Legum, Colin, and Legum, Margaret, "Dennis Brutus: Poet and Sportsman." In Choice: Eight South Africans' Resistance to Tyranny, pp. 1149-166. Cleveland: The World Publishing Company, 1968.

Surveys Brutus's early involvement with poetry, sports, and politics in South Africa....

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