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Between 2009 and 2012, the Gordon Institute for the Performing and Creative Arts in Cape Town held the Great Texts/Big Questions public lecture series which became a celebrated part of Cape Town’s cultural landscape, demonstrating current intellectual and creative thinking in South Africa. Relocations: Reading Culture in South Africa brings together a selection of these lectures by world-renowned artists, writers and thinkers in the form of essays, for the benefit of a wider readership.

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Imraan Coovadia is a writer and director of the creative writing programme at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.

Alexandra Dodd is an independent writer and editor at the interface between literary and visual culture.

Coilin Parsons is Associate Professor of English at Georgetown University.

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