AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Mount Nelson Hotel

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Thursday, August 5th, 2010

Wole Soyinka has opinions

Wole Soyinka was arranged to be in “conversation” with Kopano Matlwa, the winner of the Wole Soyinka Prize for African Literature at the very pink Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town. Outside, guests are ushered about by young men topped in very curious khaki-colored woven hats meant to “recall” pith-helmets (Sri Lanka’s Mount Lavinia Hotel