Friday, June 27th, 2014
Often the biographical genre puts the burden of accountability on the subject written about than it reveals about the writer. Bongani Madondo craftly debunks that in his sophomore project, I’m Not Your Weekend Special, a collection of essays penned about the siren Brenda Fassie. The book invites lesser-known individuals such as Mmabatho Selemela, to heralded
Friday, April 9th, 2010
Last week I put up a short post about singer Busi Mhlongo’s struggle with cancer. This week my man Bongani Madondo, who is spending lots of time with Busi sent me a long “conversational piece” that is...