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Damon Galgut on Confronting South Africa’s Racist History With Booker-Winning The Promise

Published on: Fri, 05 Nov 2021 21:22:50 UTC
News Agency: Times
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The South African writer Damon Galgut was awarded the prestigious Booker Prize this week for his novel The Promise, which confronts the racist history of his native country through the story of a troubled Afrikaner family and its broken promise to a Black domestic employee. In naming Galgut the winner, the Booker judges called The…
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