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"Written with the pace of a thriller" - Times Literary Supplement. Red Dust is set in a rural South African town, where three people are about to meet their past. Sarah Barcant has left her law career in New York to assist an old friend as prosecutor on a Truth Commission hearing. Dirk Hendricks, a former police deputy, is being taken in handcuffs to the station where he once worked. There he will confront Alex Mpondo, the man he had tortured, who is now an MP.
Author: Gillian Slovo
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Binding Type: Paperback
Size: 8.40h x 6.50w x 0.86d
New York Times 04/27/2003 pg. 28
Kliatt 07/01/2003 pg. 27
About the Author
Slovo, Gillian: - Gillian Slovo, author of the novel Red Dust, now a feature film, and co-author of the play Guantánamo, as well as a memoir and nine other novels, lives in London.
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